To minimize your expenses efficiently, start by listing all of them in details.
Then for each, find at least one way to reduce the price. You can use all the tips provided later in this book, but also don't forget any other possibilities which are specific to your wedding.
To give a general overview, there are five main ways to cut wedding costs :
By having a friend of friend who sings in a band, is a photographer or bakes cakes, you may be able to save a lot of money.
Here are basic networking principles, which not enough people use in practice :
Call your friends.
Call your friends' friends.
Make a 2nd contact.
Make a list of all your networking contacts.
Hopefully, you won't need to buy all the items you listed. You should be able to create a few yourself.
Consider your invitations, table decorations, even baking your cake or stylishing your gown. There are a lot of things you can do yourself.
That's one of the simplest possibilities to personalize you wedding while saving a lot of money.
This skill alone can save you a lot of money.
Vendors are not your friends. You're not here to please them.
Have a large horizon.
(Continued in the book...)
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