Category Archives: Wedding

Tips to Save Money on Your Wedding Reception

Tips to Save Money on Your Wedding Reception

A few months ago I proposed to my girlfriend and now we are in the middle of planning wedding. Well, sort of. We decided to do a destination wedding, so the planning for the ceremony itself isn’t all that complicated. What is complicated is figuring out where to have a reception back home for all of our friends and family that either weren’t invited to the wedding or simply could not go. Below are some tips I have gathered while planning our wedding reception.Continue Reading

Money and Relationships

Money and Relationships

It’s a fact that money causes the most turmoil in a relationship and that it is the leading cause of divorce. Because of this, it is important to sit down with your partner and talk about your beliefs and ideals surrounding money. If you do this, you can save yourself many headaches later on. I have listed a few items that you should discuss. This list is not complete. I urge the readers to add anything else they think would be beneficial to talk about when it comes to money and relationships.Continue Reading

Planning a Wedding Budget

Planning a Wedding Budget

The day of your wedding is the day that you have been dreaming about forever. You may have an elaborate fantasy of everything being absolutely perfect. It is very to create the perfect wedding ceremony without depleting your savings account. The easiest step in doing this is to create a budget and plan on stickingContinue Reading

Cost of Being in Someone Else’s Wedding

Cost of Being in Someone Else’s Wedding

Do you have any close friends getting married soon? Have they asked you to be in their wedding? Do you know how much it will cost you to say yes? I was in a friend’s wedding in December and will be in another wedding in June. Between those two weddings and having 3 other weddings to attend in the next few months, I have weddings on the mind. Before you say yes to be in a friend’s wedding, you may want to consider all of the associated costs of being in someone else’s wedding.Continue Reading