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5 Tips to Keep Your Wedding Spending Under Control

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Back in December, Harper’s Bazaar reported that the average cost of a UK wedding was £27,000.
A few months later, The Independent wrote that the average deposit for first time homeowners was £33,000.
That’s only a £6,000 difference, and the cost of a single event versus owning your own home.
And that’s even assuming that the average price of a home in your area is £207,693.
In some parts of the UK it’s considerably less.
£27,000 let that sink in for a moment.
Whatever your budget, the trick is to spend smarter not harder.
Here are our 5 tips to stop you from overspending on your big day.



Add a 10% buffer to your budget

All the planners, calendars, apps and

5 LGBT-Friendly Honeymoon Destinations

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The global travel industry is worth an estimated $US 7 trillion, and its growth has made the world smaller than ever.

Airlines fly passengers further and faster.  Ships are carrying more people to more destinations than could ever have been predicted years before.

With enough time, money and inclination, you can go almost anywhere on earth.



But that isn’t always true for same-sex couples.

In Iran, Sudan, Saudi Arabia and Yemen, for example, homosexuality is still punishable by death.

It’s still criminalised in 72 other countries, too.

In comparison, there’s nowhere