03/17/2015 05:15 pm ET Updated Mar 17, 2015

12 Ways To Keep Your Bridesmaids From Going Broke

Frank Rosenstein via Getty Images

Admit it: You can think of who your bridesmaids would be, whether or not you’re getting married.

But did you know that the average bridesmaid spends a whopping $1,700 total to be part of a wedding?

Read more on BuzzFeed