16 Ways to Save on Wedding Expenses
This article originally appeared on LearnVest.com.
Flowers, dresses, friends, yummy food, cake, and dancing. What’s not to like about weddings? Well, just one little thing: its drain on our bank accounts.
Getting married is a big deal, and you want to be there to celebrate with your friends. But that often entails shelling out for an engagement gift, a shower present, the bachelorette party, the wedding gift, a dress to wear, the right shoes—plus, hotel and transportation if the wedding isn’t local.
Multiply that by the number of weddings you have in a year, and your friends’ nuptials can put you in the poorhouse.
Make your way through wedding season gracefully while going easy on your budget with these tips.