Engaged Couple Solicits Wedding Donations via Facebook!

by Azure

Who knew Facebook could fund a wedding?! A UK couple with a very tight budget got crafty to bring their dream wedding to life. Emma and Shaun Parsons created a Facebook group (check it out here) to solicit wedding donations, and you'll never guess how much they raised... They received over $31,000 in wedding donations! That's a nice chunk of change, considering the average U.S. couple spends less than $20,000 on their nuptials. Would you consider a tactic like this to fund your...

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The Greenest Wedding Around: Couple Collects 400,000 Recyclable Cans To Fund July Nuptials

by Azure

On a scale from 1 to 10, how green are you?? And to what lengths would you go to make your wedding happen? A couple from Spokane, Washington set a July 31, 2010 wedding date, and because of their non-existent wedding budget, they got creative in an eco-friendly way. They didn't auction off their nuptials on E Bay, or hit up a big brand like Dr. Pepper to sponsor their wedding... Instead, they took to the streets and started collecting cans! Recyclable aluminum cans that is. ...

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