Trustbridge

Grief Support
Frequently Asked Questions
Trustbridge

For families struggling with serious illness, hospice care means that you are never alone. If you do not see the information you need here, you can call us with any question, 24 hours a day at 844.422.3648.

  • I made financial commitments after my loved one's funeral and now I'm having second thoughts. I don't want to disappoint anyone. How can I get out of this?

Most grief counselors recommend avoiding any large decisions, such as moving, buying or selling a house, for one year after the loss of a loved one if possible.  It takes time to adjust to the loss of a loved one and create a “new normal.”  If you’ve made a formal financial commitment,   check your contract for the terms; some contracts have a “buyer’s remorse” period, which can let you out of the contract.  If you have made an informal agreement with family or friends, honesty is the best policy.  Have an open and honest conversation; grief can often make us do things that we wouldn’t ordinarily do.

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