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It’s no secret that a wedding can be expensive – according to some surveys, the national average has hit over £27,000, and it’s continuing to soar. However, online wedding database Guides for Brides has come up with an ingenious new way to help brides and grooms throughout the UK save money on their wedding planning

The new Guides for Brides Booking Bonus scheme is perfect for couples looking for a little something extra from their wedding bookings, and could even earn you cashback on your big day. Simply browse the thousands of wedding venues and suppliers on Guides for Brides, and if you contact and book a supplier with a Booking Bonus logo on their listing, you’ll get a special little something! This could be a free gift, such as a bottle of bubbly or a bouquet, or a bonus service like free cake stand hire or a complimentary engagement shoot. Best of all, you could even get helpful financial bonuses, like free wedding insurance on your venue, or up to 3% cashback.

All you need to do to qualify for these helpful bonuses is to make sure that your first contact and booking with a wedding business is made through Guides for Brides. Luckily, that shouldn’t be hard, as Guides for Brides have thousands of wedding suppliers on their database, from wedding venues to photographers, cake makers, florists and transport. There are even hen and stag do suppliers, hotels for guest accommodation, personal trainers and spas for a little pre-wedding pampering. No matter what stage of wedding planning you’re at, there’s sure to be something for you to help save money on your big day.

Guides for Brides has been helping couples plan their wedding since 1995, so you know you’re in safe hands! As well as their online database, Guides for Brides also has a free wedding planning app, with handy tools such as a budget planner, personalised checklist and guest list tracker, plus an online blog bursting with inspiration. They run monthly wedding competitions too, so you’ll be able to save even more on your wedding day with their amazing wedding prizes. Once you’ve booked your suppliers, you can even leave reviews for a chance to win the monthly prize draw.

For more information on the new Guides for Brides Booking Bonus and for more wedding planning tips, visit


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