Cremation Versus Burial: A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Pros and Cons

Cremation

Pros

  • It’s affordable
  • It’s flexible
  • It makes convening more convenient
  • It offers unlimited resting places for the deceased

Cons

  • Cremation services aren’t available everywhere
  • Some people prefer traditional burial

Burial

Pros

  • It’s highly acknowledged
  • It provides a concrete memorial

Cons

  • It’s more expensive
  • It’s subject to cemetery restrictions
  • It hinders portability
  • It’s harmful to the environment

Choosing the Option That’s Best for You

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