NPS salesmen had quite a reputation. Commission driven, some were reported to have earned a healthy six-figure salary. And, some had no prior experience in the funeral industry.

To curb the excesses committed by NPS salesmen, Missouri preneed reform bill requires preneed salesmen to be licensed, with a condition that they “have successfully passed the

Part of the bad rap against preneed stems from the salesman who is prepared to say anything to close the sale. While, reputable companies build safeguards into their programs to check this behavior, there will be individuals who are prepared to bend the rules. Who should be held accountable when the agent intentionally violates the