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Should Your Parents Have a Say in Your Wedding Day

Planning a wedding is one of the most exciting and often stressful times a couple faces. Deciding everything down to the smallest detail and dealing with the opinions of parents is the most common issue couples deal with. A wedding is often seen as a showcase for how successful, how great you are and how good everyone looks. Just how much say parents have in planning the wedding day depends on many factors. Let’s look at some reasons you may or may not want your parents opinions on planning the big day.

  1. Money talks so if your parents are paying for some part of the wedding it’s only fair they have a voice in the plans. Consider how much control you want to relinquish before accepting that offer of financial help.
  2. Set expectations, be clear about whether you are having a church wedding, inviting extended family by letting your parents