Wedding Planning Tips: Save Your Bank As You Save The Date

With the average cost of a wedding now being $30,000, helpful wedding planning tips on how to save money on your wedding are one of our most popular wedding topics.

Recently, we have talked about 8 Wedding Expenses You Should Never Pay For  as well as  Sneaky Wedding Costs You Need To Look Out For

Today, we have helpful wedding planning tips on how to save your bank as you save the date, including an interactive wedding budget calculator, from credit card insider: 


Soon after couples announce their engagement, planning the wedding becomes one of the first financial obstacles that the couple has to overcome together. The best thing to do is to learn about typical trends when it comes to planning a wedding and what mistakes lead to the most financial failures amongst couples during this process. Should you put everything on rewards credit cards? Or create a separate checking account specifically for wedding expenses to avoid overspending? The infographic below highlights information from couples who have gone through this process, wedding planners, and event coordinators to give newly engaged couples a few tips on how to save on their wedding, avoid financial conflicts, and lastly and most importantly the benefits of stress free well planned wedding. Want even more advice? Check out more tips on our advice resource page, and our wedding budget calculator.

Those redundant words, your wedding day is just one day, may very well be the truth. But society has given us Bridezillas, Say Yes to the Dress!, and all the jazz to keep us wanting that one big day, to be one very big day. Don’t get caught up in the fuss, and listen to the advice from people who have been through this process before. 


Check out our interactive wedding budget calculator based on the budget allocation in this infographic, and read more tips on our resource page!