Monthly Archives: May 2014

May 29, 2014   //   No Comments

Life is getting busy as I fulfil my duties for SAIF.

On 26th April I attended the Banquet and inauguration of the British Institute of Embalmers (BIE) and was made...

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May 27, 2014   //   No Comments

What Price A Funeral?

‘Direct Cremation’ seems to be a growing business but who are conducting these funerals? Run a search on the internet...

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May 23, 2014   //   No Comments

Were you a founding member of SAIF?

As SAIF celebrates its 25th year, we’re seeking information on how it all started. Are you a founding member?...

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May 22, 2014   //   No Comments

SAIF Member Campaign for Service Men and Women

We are always interested to learn of SAIF member initiatives.  Your comments on the following from Sue MacLean of...

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May 21, 2014   //   No Comments

New Business Templates Available

As part of the continuous improvement of the SAIF website, we have added some further business templates to help...

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May 20, 2014   //   No Comments

Dealing with Grief

We are grateful to Alan Cox, speaker at our recent Regional Meeting in Durham, for providing notes on his...

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May 15, 2014   //   No Comments

Daily Mail reports that ‘Dead will have to be dug up and reburied’

The Daily Mail reported on 14th May that the ‘Dead will have to be dug up and reburied in...

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May 14, 2014   //   No Comments

Toiletries Invoice Scam

Thanks to member Steve Cavilla of G & L Evans in Swindon alerting us to a spam email from...

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May 13, 2014   //   No Comments

Have you checked your Pensions Automatic Enrolment Date?

The Pensions Regulator is urging small and medium employers to find out when their Automatic Enrolment Staging Date will...

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May 12, 2014   //   No Comments

EU VAT Registration Scam

Thanks to Robert Andrews, Company Solicitor of HL Hawes & Son, for the warning about registering for VAT under EU...

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May 8, 2014   //   No Comments

Dying Matters Awareness Week 12th to 18th May

We only get one chance to have our dying wishes met, that’s why the theme of the fifth annual...

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May 8, 2014   //   No Comments

SAIF Needs You!

SAIF needs to expand its Quality Assurance team and we’re looking for a suitably experienced person to carry out premise inspections....

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