According to TheKnot.com, couples are spending more money on their weddings than ever before and that trend holds true in South Florida as well. The average cost of a wedding in the South Florida area (West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami) is $37,210.00. Following the trend of growing budgets for the past two years, wedding budgets are at an all-time high with the average wedding cost hitting $29,858, the highest level ever. Wedding standards also continue to rise, in fact, about 1 in 8 couples (14%) spent more than $40,000 on their nuptials, and nearly 1 in 4 (24%) didn't even have a budget. Couples are more focused than ever on creating a unique, personalized and once-in-a-lifetime experience for their guests – plus they're doing so in a modern way, by planning from their smartphones, publicizing details on social media and more.

Weigh in, would you spend almost $37,000 on your wedding? Why or why not?

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Photo: According to TheKnot.com, couples are spending more money on their weddings than ever before and that trend holds true in South Florida as well.  The average cost of a wedding in the South Florida area (West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami) is $37,210.00. Following the trend of growing budgets for the past two years, wedding budgets are at an all-time high with the average wedding cost hitting $29,858, the highest level ever. Wedding standards also continue to rise, in fact, about 1 in 8 couples (14%) spent more than $40,000 on their nuptials, and nearly 1 in 4 (24%) didn't even have a budget. Couples are more focused than ever on creating a unique, personalized and once-in-a-lifetime experience for their guests – plus they're doing so in a modern way, by planning from their smartphones, publicizing details on social media and more.

Weigh in, would you spend almost $37,000 on your wedding? Why or why not?

For more information, tips, and ideas Visit/Like our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/TAEEvents, our website www.taeevents.com and follow us on Instagram and Pinterest @TAEEvents.