We all know how preparing for a wedding can be very physically—and financially—taxing. Once the ring is on your finger, the next thing on the agenda is funding.
In this installment of #FNAsks, we posted the question of whether or not you're willing to use your emergency funds to pay your suppliers, since while there are some ladies who have already set aside wedding savings even before the big question was asked, not many people are as secure or certain about their future.
Interestingly, our Girltalkers have a unanimous piece of advice: DON’T!
Hermione28: “You shouldn’t. Really. After the wedding, for sure may
Tischarmedlife: “Have enough money for your wedding expenses and stick to your budget. Your emergency fund should only be used for real ‘emergencies.’”
Shinies: “Hindi emergency
Shadow Angel: “No way! Emergency funds are for emergencies. The wedding you can adjust depending on your budget. Besides, napag-iipunan at napaplano kung gusto mo talaga ng bongga. Kung hindi kaya, ‘wag ipilit--kaya nagkaka utang ang iba sa pagpapakasal or gusto makabawi sa gift ng sponsor over sa kaya lang ng couple.”
So the next time you feel tempted to use your emergency money for your big day, think twice. If you have your own advice to give, please feel free to share it with your fellow brides at the GirlTalk Wedding and Engagements forum.