Honestly, it’s pretty easy to get carried away with wedding planning. But going over what you can reasonably afford will only add stress to your relationship with each other – and your parents, if they end up pitching in more than they had planned.
According to PureWow.com, the average cost for a wedding in Nebraska is $14,388. Of course, it’s entirely possible to spend a lot more than that…and it’s equally impossible to have a dream wedding and reception for a lot less.
SheKnows.com can get you started with five quick tips for keeping your wedding on point but in line with your dollars. Check out BridalGuide‘s list of 75 ideas to keep you within budget. And MoneyCrashers.com has a good run-down of some easy ways to save money on your wedding.
And don’t forget to sit down with Complete Weddings + Events for the best deals on DJ, photography, video, lighting and photo booth services.