Death care regulators seem to believe that the majority of funeral home and cemetery operators are honest and well intended.  But, the regulators must contend with the occasional operator who views trust funds as their own.  Before taking offense with the regulator’s skepticism, operators need to reflect on the arrogance of operators such as those reflected in a

Over the past few years, preneed frauds have been measured in terms of hundreds of millions (with the suggestion that the NPS loss will top a billion).  And, funeral directors and consumers have been frustrated by the perception that regulators are helpless to stop preneed fraud.  Apparently, one local prosecutor from Texas took notice.

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