Wedding Planning and Budget Basics

Spending and saving secrets for your big day.

Wedding Saving Tricks

12 Easy Ways to Save on Your Wedding

Getting hitched on a budget? Never fear—try these 12 tips to cut your costs.

Wedding Registry Tips From an Industry Insider

Do you really need fine china? How many stores should you register at? Here, an expert answers the most common questions about bridal registries.

6 Ways to Find a Cheap Wedding Dress

Getting married on a tight budget? Follow these tips to find your dream dress on the cheap.

Splitting the Wedding Tab

A guideline for divvying up the costs of the big day.

Financial Questions to Ask Your Spouse Before the Wedding

Are you a spender? Is he a saver? Here's how to work out your financial plan now.

A Guide to Wedding Tipping

Which vendors you should tip―along with how, how much, and when.


Budget Planning Pointers

16 Ways to Save on Wedding Expenses

Attending weddings can be expensive. Use these tips to save on everything from gifts to your travel arrangements.

How to Save Money on Your Wedding

It’s a fact: Weddings are expensive. Here are 25 clever ways to cut costs.

Wedding Planning: Common Problems, Solved

From managing your guest list to getting those thank-you notes done.