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Paying for Weddings

When the Father of the Bride Is Your Wedding CFO

Renee Strauss | Posted 01.25.2015 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

Often, producing a wedding feels similar to running a corporation--but with the added stress of emotion, of course. When the father of the bride is ...

This Couple Wants You To Help Pay For Their Wedding

Posted 07.09.2013 | Weddings

We've recently shared stories of newlyweds who criticized wedding guests that didn't give a big enough cash gift to cover the cost of the wedding. But...

How Wedding Reality Shows Are Affecting The Industry

money.usnews.com | Posted 04.17.2013 | Weddings

Ever since the TV series "CSI" debuted on CBS in 2000, there has been talk about the CSI effect: Juries often now expect prosecutors to have unrealist...

A Stranger's Incredible Gift For Newlyweds

Posted 04.16.2013 | Weddings

A stranger paid for Canadian couple Karel and Tom Nordstrom's wedding in 1958. Now, in the wake of Tom's death last month, Karel is launching an inter...

Why One Dad Grew $25,000 Worth Of Weed

Posted 01.25.2013 | Weddings

It's true that some fathers will do anything to make their daughters happy -- just ask one British man who started growing marijuana to pay for his da...

Paying For Your Kid's Wedding: 4 Dos and Don'ts

M. Lin | Posted 10.24.2014 | Weddings
M. Lin

You've seen your precious daughter or son through potty training, soccer games, prom, and graduation. And now, the final frontier of parenthood: marriage.

You Want To Spend HOW Much Money On One Day?

Barbara Risman | Posted 01.10.2012 | Weddings
Barbara Risman

I love weddings, whomever is paying for them. I see a very new meaning for them in our geographically mobile world.