Budget

Creating your wedding budget is a major task, but it has to be done before you can get to planning. We’ve got tips and tricks to help you figure out how much to spend, allocate your budget to fit your priorities, cut costs, and identify where it’s worth it to splurge so you can make the most of every cent.

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The 5 Reasons You’re Spending Too Much Money on Your Wedding

About half of couples spend more than planned on their wedding—but why? Here are the top five reasons

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Why You Need to Stop Putting Off the Wedding Budget Talk

You might be dreading the wedding budget talk, but here's why you need to have it sooner rather than later.

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How Much Does Wedding Insurance Really Cost?

If you're getting married, you might be wondering how much wedding insurance costs. Here's the answer: It's probably not as much as you think.

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6 Low-Cost Ways to Make Your Wedding Feel Fancier

Planning a wedding on a budget can seem challenging, but it doesn't have to be. These low-cost wedding ideas will make your wedding feel luxe without the hefty price tag!

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9 Go-To Ways to Save Money on a Wedding

Looking to shrink your budget? These are the top ways to save money on a wedding, without sacrificing style.

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Can I Negotiate with Wedding Vendors?

Couples who are on a strict budget will want to learn how to negotiate with wedding vendors—the best ways to do so may surprise you.

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Who Pays for the Wedding? Here's the Official Answer

Here is the breakdown of the “traditional” way to divide up the budget and figure out who pays for the wedding—use this as a starting point, and not the final word.

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How to Plan a Wedding on a Budget

Plan your wedding without totally blowing your budget. Here are some of our favorite tips on setting a wedding budget—and sticking to it!

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Wedding Budget Breakdown 101: How to Divide & Conquer

Here's how to figure out what percentages of your total wedding budget to allocate to food, flowers, entertainment and lots more.

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8 Wedding Expenses Couples Don’t Regret Splurging On

Recently-married couples spill on the wedding expenses that they totally don't regret, from the venue to the videographer and more.

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6 Major Wedding Budget Splurges You'll Never Regret

Put your money where it counts in these six categories on your wedding budget checklist and you’ll have zero regrets as you walk down the aisle.

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6 Costs to Eliminate from Your Wedding Budget Right. Now.

We talked to wedding vendors to get the inside scoop on how—and where—to cut corners on costs for your big day.

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Can’t Afford a Honeymoon? Don't Panic.

Try these tactics from financial experts who give their smartest recommendations on how to handle the difficult decision to postpone your post-nuptial holiday:

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23 Wedding Dresses Under $3,000

There are hundreds of stylish wedding gowns available to suit both your personal and wedding style!

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Money Pros Give the REAL Scoop on Saving for Your Wedding

Financial experts share their best advice for making your wedding special, without giving up your entire lifestyle.

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8 Wedding Money-Saving Myths…Debunked!

Here are 8 cost-saving myths every couple should be aware of so you can know whether you’re really saving money or not, with some actual wedding cost-savings tips too.