The process of planning weddings is as intricate as a goldsmith’s job. Even a simple Indian wedding costs a fortune and needs to be meticulously planned to minimize the cost incurred. Besides finance management, Indian wedding planning revolves around another factor, i.e. dealing with the different kinds of vendors for the event. It becomes quite exhaustive if you deal with everything yourself. This is when hiring a wedding planner comes in quite handy.
Wedding planners not only reduce the task of dealing with vendors but take care of almost every teeny-weeny job and let you focus on other significant tasks.
Here are a couple of reasons why hiring a wedding planner becomes extremely crucial for you.
The Wedding Planning Checklist Is Taken Care Of: While you have a wedding planner on board, you can sit back and relax. Since the wedding is a grand event, you should be enjoying it and not hustle-bustle over petty details. All the nitty-gritty are seamlessly taken care of by the wedding planners letting you throw a lavish party at a considerably lower cost.
Wedding Planners Are Professionals: They have all the details jotted down with a database of information, knowledge, ideas and recommendations right from the time wedding is organized till the end. They make your event look grand and more functional than what you might have planned or thought of otherwise.
Better Financial Planning: Mostly host of the wedding has no clue about managing the finances in a wedding. Either they are organizing it for the first time or don’t know how to manage the budgets. Wedding planners help them plan the budgets better with cost-cutting but similar or even better event.
Budget Friendly Deals from Vendors: Since the wedding planners are well equipped with their contacts, you can get economical deals with vendors. They have a vast number of vendors to choose from, especially expert wedding photographers, caterers and wedding bands.
Managing Destination Weddings: While the simple Indian weddings are in native places, nowadays, the trend is of destination weddings. Since the hosts know comparatively little about the wedding’s new location, hiring a wedding planner is the best option. Wedding planner makes the host much comfortable by taking a load of management off their shoulders.
Unique Ideas: You can customize the idea of the wedding from scratch. Since wedding planners are creative people, you can tell them your blueprint of the concept, and they can come up with several options for you to choose from. You can amp up your social presence with the organizing capability of wedding planners you have hired.
Managing Guests: Wedding planners let you operate guests in a more sophisticated and organized manner. They are courteous and cordial to the guests and professionally present themselves. Since your guests are the heart of the event, they need to be attended to closely from when they arrive to the time they depart.
Therefore, hiring a wedding planner is quite significant for you as they let you worry less and enjoy more. You can have a splendid wedding event within your budget and still be content with the event.
Shiv Nanda is a financial analyst who currently lives in Bangalore (refusing to acknowledge the name change) and works with MoneyTap, India’s first app-based credit-line. Shiv is a true finance geek, and his friends love that. They always rely on him for advice on their investment choices, budgeting skills, personal financial matters, and when they want to get a loan. He has made it his life’s mission to help and educate people on various financial topics, so email him your questions at [email protected]