During the past few years, cryptocurrencies have exploded in popularity, with assets such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polkadot and Litecoin all growing exponentially.
As such, it should be no surprise that many of the world’s largest companies have started accepting cryptocurrencies as payment for goods and services. But what about funerals?
One funeral company in Australia, eziFunerals, is looking at taking advantage of the crypto craze as Baby Boomers’ fuel future growth for the death care industry.
With the growing number of tech-savvy Millennials [buying funeral services for loved ones], eziFunerals is leading the way with digital and online funeral services.
According to Owner and Founder, Peter Erceg “eziFunerals is very open to innovative ideas that will increase sales, appeal to a wider range of customers, and offering cryptocurrency as a payment option makes economical sense.
We believe that cryptocurrency will play a large role in the way we support consumers create fully customisable funerals online and make payments for our funeral good and services. “Accepting blockchain as payment method for millennials will be much simpler and favourable for the consumer than traditional payment methods”, he says.
As part of eziFunerals business model vision of pioneering alternative and non-traditional ways of supporting families in time of need, accepting cryptocurrency is an extension of that pioneering vision.
eziFunerals supports individuals and families cope with end of life decisions, death and funerals. We are an independent, Australian-owned and operated company. We are not part of any other funeral company.
Our member Funeral Directors operate in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Australia wide. They are chosen for their knowledge, quality, service, personalisation and experience. They go above and beyond, and will take the time to support the family.
For more information or to make contact with a trusted Independent funeral director, call eziFunerals on 1300 236 402 or visit www.ezifunerals.com.au.