9 ways to cut the cost of a bachelorette party


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First, there’s the airfare. Pricey. Then, the 4-star beachside resort. Sticker shock! A swanky booze cruise. Exorbitant. But how often do you get married?


If the night’s fun didn’t give your bachelorette partygoers a headache, the credit card statement definitely will.

Without careful planning, bachelorette parties can wreck a girl and rack up expensive bills for the bride and bridesmaids. No one wants to be remembered for putting best friends in debauched debt. Whether you’re the maid of honor and chief planner or the bride with an eye toward frugal fun, try these tips to keep a bachelorette party affordable.