According to a recent survey taken the average wedding cost $28,000 last year. That figure is absolutely mind blowing. Surely you can think of a dozen other things to do with that amount of cash. Perhaps you have been postponing the big day because of financial difficulties; either way there is no golden rule that you have to spend a large amount of money to have a dream wedding.
With the wonders of technology, negotiation skills and the ability to realize when money is well spent and when it’s just following tradition blindly you can have your dream wedding for a fraction of the price!
From renting your bridesmaids dresses to using electronic wedding invitations and learning new skills while preparing your wedding you can read the article on Mint Life to get more tips on how to save on the big day.
Not all of the ideas are suitable for everyone, implementing a few of them would definitely cut your wedding costs drastically and taking advice like using cheaper flowers also helps a lot in the long run. You can also read the most expensive wedding for more information on the high cost of a wedding.
Remember that it’s all about the day not about the decorations or how many dresses you can stuff into the back of your cupboard only to pull out in ten years’ time when your daughter wants to play dress up, your wedding day can be magical without having to spend a whole trunk of money!