We’ve talked about The Numbers, and The Money. When Calculating Wedding Budgets Easily-Spending these are they key things to consider.
Calculating Wedding Budgets Easily-Spending
You’ve found the vendors you love. That means you’re past the dating phase and you’ve signed a contract and paid a reservation fee. The first big wedding planning step is done!
Here are some crucial tips on how to schedule your spending to complete the payment process leading up to your big day.
The Non-Refundable Reservation Fee
It’s important that you are absolutely sure about your choice before you sign and pay. Because this is often an agreement that can be cancelled within a reasonable amount of time or you might be responsible for the entire amount. Certainly the Reservation Fee will be non-refundable.
If you think that here’s a chance you can continue shopping and find something (or someone) better, then hold off. The risk is losing the availability of your prior choice after you’ve exhausted all your options.
The First Fee Follows a Few More
Some deposits are minor amounts to hold a date. Others can be substantial as they relate to the amount of service/product executed at this time. Check your paper work so that you know when these additional payments are due.
In planning the scheduling for future payments it’s good to know that most will be spread out evenly. This really helps to keep your budget realistic and keep you on track.
make sure you are getting VALUE for what you are paying through these timings.
Your vendors should be on the ball enough to keep track of the timing in the agreement. Ultimately because you are tracking this as well you will have that payment scheduled for yourself.
Make Payments Sooner
Whether your vendors require full payment prior to the wedding or not, you should consider this. Getting it all done earlier is better for you. You’ve budgeted the amounts required. It’s nice to have it all out of the way, so that you can focus on what’s important, your wedding.
You don’t want to be sitting at a table as your guests are leaving handling the bill.
That’s the third and final TAKEAWAY of Calculating Wedding Budgets Easily-Spending.
Want to start at the beginning? Go here: Calculating Wedding Budgets Easily-Numbers