Planning & Budgeting

Breaking bridezilla

A woman's advice on dealing with an over-enthusiastic fiancée…

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Man with a plan

The proposal is just the beginning. There are many decisions and deposits to be made…

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Culture clash

When disparate cultures and religions come together, know how to fuse them with finesse.

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The Pre-nup

Pessimistic? No. Pragmatic? Most definitely. Getting hitched is serious business.

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Till debt do we part

The cost of a wedding may well be the reason it’s called ‘the big day’. Budgeting is key.

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Planning timeline

The question is popped, the date is set… the countdown begins.

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Matri-money

As one legal entity, bride and groom pledge to honour and keep both assets and liabilities from this day forward...

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Cost control

On the one hand, the list of wedding-related expenses is as long as a stretch limo. On the other, every item on that list is somewhere that costs can be trimmed… or cut altogether.

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The Big Picture: Wedding Planning

An overview of all the tasks ahead of you...

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Saving The Date

Deciding where and when the big day happens is the first step in getting to the altar…

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Budgeting: Wedding Planning

What needs to be paid and who foots the bill..?

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The Reception: Wedding Planning

The big one—this is where most of the effort and money will go...

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The Guest List: Wedding Planning

How to decide who’s in—and who’s out…

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Attire: Wedding Planning

You're not the only person you need to dress on the big day…

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Gift Registry: Wedding Planning

Time to get a little something out of all this wedding business. Well, apart from a wife…

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The Honeymoon: Wedding Planning

Once you’re hitched, it’s time for a holiday…

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The Ceremony: Wedding Planning

Preparing for the moment that you seal the deal...

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Wedding insurance

Putting on a fancy outfit and walking down an aisle seems easy enough—but a lot can go wrong…

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Ask An Expert: Picking groomsmen

Dear EG, My fiance has four bridesmaids—should I have four groomsmen? And how on earth do I choose them?

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Nuptial negotiation

Before any meaningful planning can get underway, there are a few basics that need to be hashed out up front between groom and bride-to-be.

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