Congress has increased the amount of civil penalties for each violation of the Funeral Rule to $40,654. Please click English and/or Spanish to find letters that we believe would be helpful for funeral directors to read so that they are informed on the requirements of the Funeral Rule and the increase in civil penalties
Federal Trade Commission
- Funeral Rule
- https://www.ftc.gov/tips-advice/business-center/guidance/complying-funeral-rule or
- https://www.ftc.gov/ and type in Funeral Rule in search box
- Funeral Rule Advisory Options
- https://www.ftc.gov/policy/advisory-opinions?title=&term_node_tid_depth=3507&date_filter%5Bmin%5D%Bdate%5D=&date_filter%5Bmax%5D%5Bdate%5D=&=Apply or
- https://www.ftc.gov/ and go to bottom of webpage and click on Advisory Options, go to “Topics” and pick Funeral Rule from the drop-down list.