Oklahoma Couple Enjoys Dream Wedding At Starbucks

Oklahoma Couple Enjoys Dream Wedding At Starbucks

In a scene that could be straight out of Best In Show, a couple whose romanced blossomed over cups of Starbucks’ pricey caffeine decided that the java joint was the perfect place to bind themselves together for eternity. [More]

5 Questions To Ask Yourself To See If You'll Need A Pre-Nup

5 Questions To Ask Yourself To See If You'll Need A Pre-Nup

Hammering out a prenuptial agreement with your betrothed certainly isn’t the most romantic of moments, but it may just be the decision that saves your financial sanity a few years from now when your life has become hell and it comes time to undo the sanctity of marriage. [More]

Would You Pay Someone $4/Card To Write And Send Your 'Thank You' Notes?

Would You Pay Someone $4/Card To Write And Send Your 'Thank You' Notes?

If you think that the opportunity to spend money on a wedding ends with the honeymoon, you’re mistaken. A new business wants to unburden newlyweds and others by writing and mailing all those pesky “thank you” notes, for a price. [More]

4 Debt Traps And How To Avoid Them

4 Debt Traps And How To Avoid Them

One of the best ways to keep out of debt is to be mindful of the many pitfalls that are waiting to swallow you up, and how best to avoid them. The problem is, some of these debt traps don’t look so deadly until you consider the consequences. [More]

Copy "Wedding Crashers" Prank, Get Charged With A Felony

Copy "Wedding Crashers" Prank, Get Charged With A Felony

In the movie Wedding Crashers, Owen Wilson’s character pours eye drops into an enemy’s drink to put him out of commission and is rewarded with audience laughter. In real life, a Wisconsin college student does the same to her roommate and is charged with a felony that stuck her with 90 days in prison and 30 months of probation. [More]

Newlyweds Shoplift Food For Reception, Spend Honeymoon In Jail

Newlyweds Shoplift Food For Reception, Spend Honeymoon In Jail

In these tough times, lots of engaged couples look for ways to trim the cost of their wedding reception. Here is one we most certainly do not recommend: shoplifting more than $1,000 in food from Wegmans. [More]

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Crashes Wedding

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Crashes Wedding

Rolling advertisement that it is, the driver of an Oscar Mayer Wienermoble couldn’t resist stopping by an upstate New York wedding this past weekend, delighting the wedding party and guests and providing a delightful photo opportunity. [More]

Bridal Store Refuses To Sell Wedding Gown To Lesbian

Bridal Store Refuses To Sell Wedding Gown To Lesbian

A New Jersey bridal store is catching a lot of flack after it refused to sell a wedding dress to a lesbian. [More]

Wedding Photographer Convicted For Not Turning Over Photos To Couple

Wedding Photographer Convicted For Not Turning Over Photos To Couple

This story is sweet justice for anyone out there who’s gotten married and had to beg and plead just to get their photos back: a South Carolina wedding photographer was sentenced to two years of house arrest for not turning over the photos he took of a couple’s wedding, even though they had already paid him $2,450. [More]

Wedding Photographer Ignores Clients For 2 Weeks, Won't Give Deposit Back

Wedding Photographer Ignores Clients For 2 Weeks, Won't Give Deposit Back

Emily isn’t sure what to do. Last summer, she and her fiancé hired a photographer for their wedding in August. Earlier this month, about six weeks before the wedding, she tried to contact the photographer so she would be aware of some last-minute changes to the start time of the wedding. The photographer didn’t respond, no matter how they tried to contact her. More than two weeks went by, and they prepared to hire another photographer with a month to go before the wedding. Finally, they heard back from the photographer, who promised their “non-refundable” deposit of $700 back. Then changed her mind. [More]

Man Chooses Chick-Fil-A Cow As Best Man At Wedding

Man Chooses Chick-Fil-A Cow As Best Man At Wedding

In a decision that will undoubtedly lead to interesting wedding pictures, a North Carolina man has enlisted a Chick-fil-A cow mascot to be his best man. He convinced managers at a nearby restaurant to re-purpose a cow tuxedo outfit the restaurant used in an Oscar-related marketing campaign. [More]

How To Save Money On A Honeymoon

How To Save Money On A Honeymoon

Honeymoons and frugality aren’t normally associated with one another, but extravagant, (hopefully) once-in-a-lifetime vacations offer ample opportunities to save some money for the real world that follows newlywed bliss. [More]

5 Tips For Saving On Your Wedding Without Looking Cheap

5 Tips For Saving On Your Wedding Without Looking Cheap

Wedding season is upon us, and while it may be too late for this summer’s brides and grooms to trim their wedding budgets too severely, there is still time for next year’s couples to start thinking about ways to spend less while still having a storybook ceremony. [More]

How Much Should You Spend On An Engagement Ring?

How Much Should You Spend On An Engagement Ring?

The diamond industry wants men to believe they should spend three months’ salary on engagement rings, but that’s just silly. Still, it’s tough to find a more reasonable measuring stick as to the appropriate amount to spend on such a bauble. [More]

Woman Sues For $63K In Wedding Expenses After Fiance Has Fling With Floozy In Vegas

Woman Sues For $63K In Wedding Expenses After Fiance Has Fling With Floozy In Vegas

The cost of one man’s Las Vegas bachelor party could end up being a lot higher than airfare, hotel and gambling expenses if a Chicago woman gets her way. Claiming breach of promise, she’s suing her former fiance for at least $62,814 in wedding expenses after he got caught sowing his wild oats in Sin City. [More]

Economy Hammers Quickie Vegas Wedding Industry

Economy Hammers Quickie Vegas Wedding Industry

At any given moment, the Las Vegas Strip is strewn with gown-wearing brides and unshaven grooms with befuddled, what-have-I-done looks on their faces. But tough economic times have brought the population of these leap-before-you-lookers down to its lowest level since 1993. [More]

Bride Celebrates Wedding At KFC — 2 Decades After Mom & Dad Did The Same At McDonald's

After getting hitched at the register office in the English city of Bristol on Saturday, a pair of newlyweds and their party of 30 strolled on over to KFC to chow down on various forms of fried food. But for the new bride, having her wedding reception at a fast food joint wasn’t just an inexpensive way to celebrate, it’s also a family tradition. [More]

Save Money: Get Married In A Funeral Home

Save Money: Get Married In A Funeral Home

Superficially, weddings and funerals have a lot in common: everyone’s dressed up, families get together, some people are crying, and the guests of honor ride off in fancy vehicle to an uncertain future. Funeral homes, though, are large and beautiful spaces that provide a cheaper alternative site for wedding receptions and/or ceremonies. [More]