Losing a loved one not only takes an emotional toll for most people – Africans/ blacks, but also a financial one.
Funerals are a grand affair in Africa but ever grander in South Africa since everything has to be top-notch.
A recent survey shows that South Africa is the fourth most expensive nation when it comes to organizing a funeral after Japan, China, and Germany.
South Africa has a flourishing funeral industry and the competition is fierce
More S.Africans are choosing a simple funeral for their loved ones and they appear content with their decision.
The burial and funeral industry is currently booming but the culture seems to start changing.