Wedding Budgeting & Planning

Are wedding bells ringing in your future? Are you working within a tight budget to make your wedding dreams a reality? Are you starting to panic about the costs of the rings, the dress, the reception, the band, the honeymoon… and all the other fun, but sometimes costly, aspects of an engagement, wedding and romantic getaway? What about starting a household together? Should you open joint accounts or maintain your own? Should you seek advice on financial planning and pre-nuptial agreements prior to saying 'I do'? Bright Hub has informative articles from wedding coordinators, financial planners, budget-savvy household managers and more. Find what you need to celebrate your new life as married couple, without breaking the bank.

Top 5 Alternatives to Bachelorette Party

It’s becoming trendier to skip the normal bachelorette party and look at some alternatives to a bachelorette party. If you remember the last bachelorette gig you attended, you might have ended up with a headache from too much alcohol and embarrassing moments. Instead, try one of these suggestions.

What Is the Average Cost of a Wedding Cake: Tips to Save

Weddings are expensive these days, especially if you want all the frills. One of the expenses you have to consider is what is the average cost of a wedding cake? The answer may surprise you but there are ways you can cut costs. Jean Scheid offers some tips based on her daughter’s recent wedding.

How to Use a Payment Plan on Wedding Rings

If you are planning on getting married soon, you’ve probably discovered that purchasing wedding rings can represent a sizable financial investment. If you don’t have enough money saved to purchase the rings outright, starting a payment plan on wedding rings could be a viable option.