I Postponed My Wedding Because of COVID-19 and That’s Okay
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I Postponed My Wedding Because of COVID-19 and That’s Okay

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One of the founders of The Woke Salaryman was planning to get married on 6 June 2020.

But with the COVID-19 outbreak and current circuit breaker measures, it seems unlikely that any kind of event would be allowed to happen.

Eventually, he decided to postpone his wedding.

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But most importantly, it was okay to do so because of a few key decisions he made with his partner.

Here’s what happened.

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1) Kept the Wedding Budget Modest

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FYI: we did the math before and worked out that an average wedding would cost at least $27,000.

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2) Ensured They Had Enough Savings to Cover Potential Loss

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3) Having a Wedding Now Is IrresponsibleTWS_Marriage_024 TWS_Marriage_025 TWS_Marriage_026 TWS_Marriage_027 TWS_Marriage_028


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