30 Unexpected Wedding Costs Brides Forget to Budget For

As we all see every day on every wedding website, the cost of having a wedding continues to rise each year with the average cost of a wedding now at $30,000.   Consequently, brides want to make sure that they don’t incur wedding costs that they can easily avoid, as we detailed in 8 Wedding Expenses […]

The Ultimate Vendor-By-Vendor Breakdown Of How Much Weddings Really Cost

Here is the ultimate vendor-by-vendor breakdown of how much weddings really cost, from SheFinds: It’s no surprise that planning a wedding isn’t cheap. But it can still be a shock to the system (and your wallet) once you see those items start to add up. The average wedding in the U.S. costs $28,427–and if you happen […]

The Average Cost Of A Wedding Rises To $30,000, Survey Says

From Huff Post:  Till debt do us part? From beachside nuptials to extravagant floral arrangements, it’s no shocker that weddings can cost a pretty penny. Just how much, though, may surprise you. According to wedding planning website TheKnot, the average cost of a wedding in America last year was roughly the price of a new […]

How Much Will Your Wedding Really Cost? We Break It Down By State


From HuffPost Weddings: Brides and grooms spent an average of $28,427 on their weddings in 2012 — the highest amount since 2008, according to an annual survey of nearly 17,500 brides by TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com. That cost varies from state to state, of course, with couples in New York City spending the most — a whopping $76,687, […]

True Wedding Costs: Why Using The ‘Average’ To Determine Cost May Be Misleading

As we all know, weddings can be expensive.   But how expensive is the typical wedding really? The conventional wisdom, based on various studies and surveys, is that the “average” cost of a wedding is just under $30,000, as reflected in this infographic: But does the mathematical concept of “average” actually reflect what most brides […]