One of the most important and difficult tasks when planning your wedding is setting a good wedding budget. Your wedding budget can make it or break not only your wedding plans but it can also destroy relationships. Weddings can be extremely expensive and cause huge anxiety. The average wedding can cost in the United States can cost over $20.000 and the honeymoon is not included. Some can even cost over $50,000. Imagine spending that on a one day event?
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Granted, it may be the most important day of your life but it doesn’t have to break the bank. You have to decide what kind of wedding you really want and incorporate your plans into what you can afford. Once you have an idea on what money is available to you, you can start to estimate each cost.
Here is a good breakdown each element of your wedding and an approximate percentage of what the cost should be.
bride and groom attire – 10%
ceremony – 5%
reception – 50%
Pictures – 10%
Music – 5%
Wedding Planner – 10%
Flowers – 10%