I’ve written a lot about how to pay for your wedding - including how to create a budget, whether or not to incur debt, tracking expenses, etc. Well, today I’m writing a case study about how Luis and I paid for our wedding - including our actual numbers. In this article, you’ll learn the exact … [Read more...] about How We Paid for Our Wedding: A Case Study
If you’ve read my posts about how to choose a wedding date and how to create a wedding budget you’ve probably noticed that there’s a pretty strong link between those two decisions. For example, the sooner the wedding date, the less time you have to save money for it (i.e. a sooner wedding date … [Read more...] about Wedding Date vs. Wedding Budget: Which Decision Comes First?
Whether you’ve created a wedding budget, or you’re saving up for the wedding, or you’re already making purchases for the wedding - you’ll need to track the money somehow, right? That’s what today’s article is all about - how to track wedding money. Let’s dive right in. Five Tips to Track Your … [Read more...] about Track Your Wedding Finances
Once you have a solid wedding budget, your immediate next steps should be to set estimates for some of your expenses so that you have a better idea of what you can afford in each category. This takes a bit of research because prices will vary widely based on what you want and where you’re … [Read more...] about Basic Wedding Budget Breakdown
In a recent post, I wrote about how to come up with your wedding budget. I mentioned that my partner and I ended up taking on wedding debt to pay for some of our wedding expenses. Today, I’m writing all about why we made that decision and how it all worked out for us. Let me start off by … [Read more...] about Wedding Debt
In last week’s article, I gave you a step-by-step guide to create your wedding budget. I briefly mentioned how to include monetary gifts from family in your budget. In today’s post, I’m going to give a little more detail about family contributions to the wedding. You’ll notice that today’s … [Read more...] about Family Paying for Wedding Expenses?