Planning Your Wedding on a Low Budget

Planning Your Wedding on a Low Budget
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Most weddings are not easy to plan and it's even harder when you don't have a lot of money to begin with. Usually, some weddings can go at an average of $20,000 so not everyone can just take that straight from their pocket. This amount is enough to scare a person making minimum wage or a little above. As a young and older adult, you may have other bills to pay such as loans. Not everyone is fortunate enough to have parents that are willing to pay for your wedding. 

 

The good news is with the right planning you don't have to cancel your wedding. With achieving a wonderful wedding you will need to prioritize your needs. Think of what it will take for your wedding to be what you dream of. I know some of us have been dreaming of this since we were young. Also, most of us want our dream wedding to be our only wedding so why not get what we truly want for that day. The tips below are perfect if you are in a situation where you need to organize the perfect wedding budget. 

 

Plan, Plan Way ahead of time

Because when you are dealing with a budget it is an important idea to plan way ahead. Giving yourself more time helps a lot in saving but also with getting things at a better deal. Planning your budget to avoid huge debts. Starting your life off without debts is the best I can say. 

 

You are not alone in your wedding, take the time to sit with your spouse and really brainstorm on what is best. During this vital process, you both can decide what is the priority. You are not alone and having the support of each other is a good foundation start. Make a list of everything you need and want. Things you need are the venue, reception, catering, and the bridesmaid dresses and your dressing of course. 

Now for wants, you will weigh these against all the most necessary things. Take care of the needs first and if anything is left over you start planning the wants. 

 

Choose your dress designer carefully

 

It is wise to check in on multiple wedding designer shops to see what the price ranges are. Although you want to cut back on cost you don't want to hold back on quality and beauty. Although you may like the dress if you can't afford it, don't stress about it. There will be other options if you spend more time looking around. You can find affordable wedding dresses if you shop around. 

 

Sometimes there are brands we love but we can find similar and dupes ideas. If you cannot afford the high-end store, have a talk with your local dressmaker or designer to design a wedding dress to fit your budget. Sometimes if you look good, you can get your dress for half the price of the ones in those stores. 

 

Another option you can consider is renting your dress. 

 

Choosing the right time

Timing is another major part, such as the season and the day of the week. Did you know that some days of the week are more expensive than others? The season is a big part as well, and one of those popular times is summer and winter. Those two seasons are when most people want to get married and so the venue prices are more expensive. 

 

Think of times such as early fall and late spring, it will be easier to find an open spot for your wedding. Planning your wedding for the middle of the weekday is cheaper than the weekends.

 

Have a reliable budget source

No matter how you plan, it's not complete without money to pay for everything. You may have to request support from friends, parents, etc or decide to take on a second job. You can also do a yard sale to get some extra money. 

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