Avoid These Unexpected Wedding Costs

Here are some unexpected wedding costs that you want to avoid as you plan your wedding: 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 […]

16 Smart Ways to Save on Your Wedding Cake

Check out these 16 smart ways to save on your wedding cake, from MODWedding: There’s nothing better than having a gorgeous cake on your special day, but we understand every budget has its constraints. Even if the cost per cake slice is a shocker for you, you don’t have to nix the sweet masterpiece. Instead, get […]

You Should Never Pay For These 8 Wedding Expenses

As you embark on your wedding planning, you want to be aware of certain conventional wedding expenses that you should never pay for. It’s a well known fact that weddings are getting to be very expensive. With the average cost of a wedding now approaching $30,000 even so-called budget weddings can be expensive. So today we offer […]

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, […]

Battling The Wedding Racket: One Bride’s Real Life Experience


It is well-documented that when a prospective bride approaches a venue, florist, photographer or other vendor to inquire about their services, and mentions the word “wedding”, that the vendors eyes light up and their prices sky-rocket. Here is one potential bride’s humorous tale about her experience with wedding vendors, from The Broke-Ass Bride:  Here we begin […]