Monthly Archives: October 2018

October 30, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF Members – are you confused about Statutory Payments?

Are you confused about Statutory Payments? Her Majesty’s Revenues and Customs (HMRC) have produced some useful online resources: Online...

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October 29, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF Members – is your ownership transparent to the public?

SAIF requires that ‘members must prominently display details of the ultimate ownership of their business both outside and inside...

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October 25, 2018   //   No Comments

Is the future of funeral directing in the classroom?

SAIF thanks Ollie Christophers of F Christophers & Son Ltd for this article Working in the funeral profession isn’t something...

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October 24, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF’s response to the Competition & Markets Authority report on the funeral profession

The Competition and Markets Authority recently released the findings of its research into the funeral market, along with a...

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October 23, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF Member raises record-breaking £43,000 for local children

Daniel Robinson & Sons in Hertfordshire, Essex and Cambridgeshire, is better known for its reputation as a local independent family...

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October 22, 2018   //   No Comments

Last chance to buy tickets for SAIF’s Education Day

Time is running out to buy tickets for SAIF’s Education Day at Leicester Tigers Rugby Football ground on 31st...

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October 19, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF responds to CMA consumer research findings

This week the Competition and Markets Authority released the findings of its research into the funeral market, along with...

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October 19, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF Members – need help with getting PAYE right?

Do you need to find out about your PAYE filing obligations and getting payroll right? Try the multiple sources of online...

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October 18, 2018   //   No Comments

Learn from a Child Bereavement expert at SAIF’s Education Day

SAIF is delighted that Ann Chalmers, Chief Executive of Child Bereavement UK will be presenting at our Education Day...

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October 17, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF welcomes Royal London’s Cost Index

2018 Funeral Cost Index shows independent funeral directors offer best value for money Royal London’s National Funeral Cost Index...

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October 16, 2018   //   No Comments

Prospective Associate Members in Somerset & Cheshire

SAIF has received applications from prospective members in Wellington, Somerset and Knotsford, Cheshire. Please log onto the members area...

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October 15, 2018   //   No Comments

Updated publication on managing risks of infection for funeral directors

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) have updated their advice for those who work with the deceased. The updated...

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October 12, 2018   //   No Comments

Funeral plans: talk to a funeral director

We watched with interest ITV Tonight’s documentary on the pre-paid funeral plan market, broadcast on Thursday, October 11. The...

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October 12, 2018   //   No Comments

New online guide on managing sick pay

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have designed a new online guide for employers that’s interactive, easy to use...

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October 11, 2018   //   No Comments

The Funeral Poverty Question?

SAIF thanks Paul Allcock, Past President for his monthly blog. I constantly struggle with the term Funeral Poverty! What...

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October 10, 2018   //   No Comments

World Mental Health Day marked with a new Minister for Suicide Prevention

The Prime Minister also announced today that health minister Jackie Doyle-Price will become the UK’s first Minister for Suicide...

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October 9, 2018   //   No Comments

Prospective Members in Staffordshire and Cheshire

SAIF has received applications from prospective members in Burton on Trent, Staffordshire and Heaviley, Stockport. Please log onto the...

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October 9, 2018   //   No Comments

Prospective members in Wiltshire and County Tyrone

SAIF has received applications from prospective members in Calne, Wiltshire and County Tyrone. Please log onto the members area...

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October 8, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF Members – do you face difficulties with conflict in families?

SAIF is delighted that legal expert Dr Heather Conway will be presenting at our Education Day in Leicester on...

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October 5, 2018   //   No Comments

SAIF’s National President supports Great Ormond Street Hospital

National President Alun Tucker has chosen his charity as the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).  Jamie and Jade West...

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October 3, 2018   //   No Comments

Have you renewed your IFD College annual Membership?

Don’t forget to return your completed form to the IFD College Administrator asap if you wish to continue membership...

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October 1, 2018   //   No Comments

Polstead Press announces backing for SAIFSupport

Polstead Press Ltd has announced its backing for SAIF Support, the free support service for SAIF members. The scheme...

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