Whoa, the Average Wedding Cost Skyrocketed from Last Year

This brand-new study proves that weddings are getting pricier by the day, so there goes our savings. 

According to the 2018 American Wedding Study conducted by, couples spent an average of $44,000 on their nuptials. (The results were accumulated by surveying more than 800 brides and brides-to-be.)

The news might be a surprise to wedding crashers aficionados, considering it’s a $17,000 increase from last year’s statistics, which estimated an average cost of $27,000.

Guess eloping doesn’t sound too bad after all.