How an Engagement Ring Can Pay for the Honeymoon


Photography by BWG Portraits
Photography by BWG Portraits

Inside Flyer just highlighted my husband’s frequent flyer savvy when buying my engagement ring--he made sure it also secured our honeymoon!

In addition to this, the story also goes into detail about how we walked away from the wedding with 300,000 points.

We’re in the process of planning a European vacation with the points we earned from the wedding!

But for more details on each of these:

Planning a Wedding with Points in Mind

Room Blocks and Rehearsal Dinners and Brunches, oh my!

He Got a Sapphire for a Sapphire (I’m engaged!)


And if you have any questions regarding tips for wedding planning with this all in mind, I’m all ears!


About Jeanne Marie Hoffman

Former bartender, still a geek. One equal part each cookies, liberty, football, music, travel, libations. Stir vigorously. +Jeanne Marie Hoffman Jeanne on Twitter

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  1. At an annual Berkshire Hathaway meeting, Warren Bufett recalled the story of talking to Bill Gates years ago, pre-engagement. Gates was to buy the engagement ring at Berkshire’s Borsheims Jewelers.

    There was a $ twinkle in Buffett’s eye as he remembered mentioning to Gates that the budget norm was about 3 months pay.

    Cute story, but I guess he didn’t need CC miles since he owns NetJets.

    Kudos for your bonanza.

    Did you bring your hub into the game, or vice versa?

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