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Learning Centre

Bōde Launches Strategic Partnership with Cadence

  Cadence is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Canadian real estate tech firm, Bōde. Bōde democratizes the real estate process, allowing users to buy or sell properties without the touch of any third party. A sense of control is delivered back to the user, giving them complete autonomy of pricing, negotiations, and more. […]

What Is Probate and Do I Need It?

Probate refers to a court-supervised process for administering an estate and distributing the proceeds of the estate. Letters Probate formally recognizes that a Will is valid and that an estate representative is entitled to deal with the estate. The process can take up to one year to complete.

What is a Certified Executor Advisor?

At Cadence, we offer our software alongside the expert guidance of Certified Executor Advisors or “CEAs”. So what is a Certified Executor Advisor and how can they help?

What to do After Someone Dies

After someone dies, your next steps will depend on whether someone dies in the hospital, at home, in hospice or a care home, or in another country.

Design Principles We Share with Funeral Directors

Through research, we’ve learned the lengths funeral directors go to empathize with families and support them where they’re at. In the tech world, there’s a parallel in designing in a way that centers the user experience. In this blog, we look at the design principles we share with funeral homes who have been serving bereaved families much longer than we have.

Five Challenges Facing Funeral Homes

At Cadence, we make it a priority to serve the changing needs of funeral homes and executors. So what have we learned about the challenges facing funeral homes? In this post, we identify five well-founded challenges facing funeral homes – challenges we think Cadence can help you confront.

Why Estate Settlement Matters for Funeral Service Professionals

Funeral service professionals wear many hats, handling transfers and disposition, preparing the deceased, arranging services, and offering emotional support. So why should they care about estate settlement, on top of all that? In this blog post, we explore this type of aftercare and its benefits for funeral homes and families.

The Pros and Cons of Executor Checklists

Most funeral directors have seen or provided some kind of Executor Checklist at some point in their working lives. In this post, we look at the merits and drawbacks of these documents, recognizing their value as helpful starting points for families and executors.

The Administrative Burden of Death

Does the loss of a loved one create administrative burdens for the bereaved? If so, what are the costs and how can they be minimized? In this post, we explore the interactions between executors and bureaucratic systems by looking at research in public policy, sociology, and death, dying and bereavement.

Can I Arrange a Cremation Online?

For those seeking affordability, control, and simplicity, it’s now possible to arrange a cremation online. See how Eirene makes this possible in this guest post.