WEDDINGS
02/01/2012 02:31 pm ET

6 Creative Ways To Cut Wedding Costs

Brides may dream of a wedding with an endless budget, but costs for extravagant wedding details can quickly overwhelm wallets and loom over couples' heads. According to the Wedding Report, the average amount spent on a wedding in 2011 was a staggering $25,631. These days, more couples are going the modern route and footing the bill, with 30 percent paying for wedding costs out-of-pocket.

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