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Three Ways to Choose Wedding Vendors Who Will Work Well Together

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In a perfect world, you’d never need to think twice about whether your wedding vendors mesh well—after all, they’re industry professionals focused on the same goal: your happiness. Well, most of the time. “Sometimes, people just don’t get along,” says planner Michelle Rago of Michelle Rago Destinations. “There is an advantage when a team is harmonious and they get along well and they are supporting each other in the outcome of your day. If somebody likes somebody, and they see something is wrong but it’s not their lane, they’re more likely to jump in and be a team player.” Incorporate these three tips into your wedding vendor selection process to create a team that works for you—literally.

Related: Is There a Specific Order I Should Follow When Hiring My Wedding Vendors?

Ask your venue consultant for tips.

Many wedding venues keep a detailed list of recommended

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Inheritance Tax UK: Britons can plan for their family’s future in these ways – checklist | Personal Finance | Finance

Inheritance tax is not well-liked among many Britons, but understanding the charge is key as it allows people to look towards how best to ensure their loved ones are provided for. For those hoping to leave money or other assets to their family members after they pass away, planning ahead is vital. Anthony Ward, Head of Wealth Planning at Barclays UK, has shared important tips for people to consider relating to inheritance planning.

There are also other important exemptions to bear in mind which are tax-free and potentially beneficial.

Each tax year, a person can give away wedding gifts of up to £1,000 per person, £5,000 for a child and £2,500 for a grandchild or great-grandchild.

In addition, people can give payments to help with another person’s living costs, for example, an elderly relative or a child under the age of 18. 

And people can give as many gifts of

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10 Thoughtful Ways to Thank Your Wedding Planner

If you haven’t heard, today—October 4, 2020—is National Wedding Planner Day! And the best way to celebrate is by showing this essential vendor just how much you appreciate them. While saying thank you seems simple, expressing your gratefulness goes a long way in the eyes of a wedding planner. They go all out for your big day—now is your chance to return the favor!

What Is National Wedding Planner Day?

Wedding planners are hard at work planning, postponing, and supporting the wedding industry and their couples. On this special day, couples and fellow wedding pros are asked to support your favorite wedding planners who will be or have rocked it on a wedding day.

“The whole attitude of gratitude goes such a long way when you are helping provide a service,” wedding planner Ashley Mason of Saunter Weddings tells Brides. “When you’re providing a service for your client and they

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Seven Easy Ways to Help Your Guests Find Your Remote Wedding Venue

Every wedding venue has its own unique set of challenges, but a property that’s difficult to find can be especially problematic. For as beautiful as it is, how wonderful the staff may be, and how perfectly it complements your ideal big-day aesthetic, a wedding venue that’s in a remote locale or hard for guests to locate can make planning the celebration complicated. To minimize the likelihood of your guests getting lost on their way to your wedding, you’ll need to provide clear and concise directions, use noticeable landmarks, and you may even want to book private transportation.

a person standing in front of a mountain: Jose Villa

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a person standing in front of a mountain: The last thing you want is for a family member or friend to get lost on the way to the celebration.

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The last thing you want is for a family member or friend to get lost on the way to the celebration.

Related: Things to Consider Before Choosing an Unconventional Wedding Venue

Give good, easily accessible directions.

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12 Ways to Recreate Lily Allen’s Chic Vegas Wedding Look

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Step aside Sophie Turner and Priscilla Presley, singer Lily Allen is taking over as the ultimate Vegas bride. The British star recently wed Stranger Things actor David Harbour during an impromptu ceremony at Las Vegas’s Graceland Wedding Chapel, and you guessed it—her chic bridal ensemble did not disappoint.

For her secret nuptials, Allen stunned in a gorgeous Dior mini dress complete with a bateau neckline (visions of Meghan Markle, anyone?), front buttons and a skinny leather belt. She ultimately made the little white dress bridal by sporting a voluminous two-tier veil and colorful bouquet.

But it was more than Allen’s clothes that made a statement. We cannot get enough of her manicure! The pop star opted

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