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3 Ways To Rein In Wedding Expenses

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Every year, there are about 2.4 million weddings, and the average ceremony and reception in the U.S. runs for a staggering $31,213. Thanks to dream wedding boards on Pinterest and high expectations for cocktail hour (spending on alcohol for receptions rose from 60 to 76% in 2010 and spending is only going up!) — among other things — wedding day expenses aren’t likely to go down any time soon. There is some good news for soon-to-be newly weds, however: It is entirely possible to have a elegant and memorable wedding without budgets getting too crazy. Here’s how to do it:

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