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The trust into which payments are placed is a financially separate entity run by an independent board of Trustees, ensuring security of funds for the funeral plan holders.

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FAQs

If you have any questions about the work we undertake here at the Golden Charter Trust then this is the place to find the answers. If you can't find your answer please contact us.

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Accessibility

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Tabbing

We appreciate that not all people using our sites can use a mouse; we will ensure that all of our websites can be browsed in a logical manner using the Tab button. Pressing the 'Tab' key while on a web page will select the next link on the page. You can press 'Tab' repeatedly to get to the chosen link. The selected link will be indicated by a distinct colour change. Once your chosen link is selected, you can trigger it by pressing the 'Enter/Return' key on your keyboard. You can move backwards through links by pressing 'Shift' + 'Tab' together.

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Internet Explorer 6

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Internet Explorer 7/8

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Internet Explorer 9

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Firefox

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Opera

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Safari

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Scripting

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