Buying an engagement ring is an incredible rush that packs about a million emotions! There are few bigger investments in life and it’s a shocking thought that something so small can cost so much! What if it gets lost? What if she hates it? What if she SAYS NO?!
Men face a litany of other questions when biting this particular bullet. What should it cost? What are the traditions? What is the etiquette?
STOP! Take a deep breath. All of your questions are answered right here. I am going to walk you through all of this step-by-step. You aren’t the first guy I’ve helped through this conundrum and you certainly won’t be the last. Trust me, I’m a pro, so let’s get started.
Why are engagement rings even important? What do they symbolize to a woman? This section explores the “why” behind the ring.
This section explores the norms related to this tradition. It gives you a full view of what is traditionally done. Whether you stick to the formula or not is up to you!
How on Earth do you know how much to spend? What are the guidelines and what if you simply can’t afford the rock society (or your fiancée) expects? This is the crux of buying an engagement ring.
There is an acceptable way to give and receive an engagement ring. This section explores the big should and should nots for both men AND women. That’s right ladies…there are expectations for you too!
Find out the difference between carats and carrots before you get hosed at the jewelery store. Use this section to find out how you can scope out the best deal and snag the ring of her dreams.
Engagement Ring Box
Find the perfect box to complement the purchase of a lifetime! Sometimes the presentation is just as important as the present.
Protect your investment. It’s not enough to simply buy the ring…you have to keep it safe!
Engagement Ring Laws
Inform yourself regarding your new investment and the law. Who does the ring ultimately belong to should things not work out exactly as planned? Buying an engagement ring has to be as pragmatic as it is romantic.
Want to forget the traditional ring and go for something unconventional? Why not get a marriage tattoo instead? This section explores tips on getting yours done.
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