“Planning to pop the question? You’ll need a ring before you get down on bended knee, and when it comes to buying jewelry, it’s easy to make costly mistakes. A lasting commitment deserves a lasting statement. However, that statement does not have to be a costly one. With a thorough understanding of how diamonds are graded and set, it is possible to find a diamond engagement ring that will look dazzling for decades while staying within a tight budget.”
Getting married? The engagement ring and wedding rings you select for your fiancée and yourself will be symbols of your love and commitment for the rest of your life. Of course, the diamond industry knows this and does a brilliant job coercing us to spend a small fortune on engagement rings. Although quality engagement rings and wedding bands (like all fine jewelry) come at a cost, there is no reason you should pay what the mainstream jewelry industry asks you to pay for these rings. It is very possible to save money on engagement rings — in fact, you may be able to save up to 50 percent off the retail price of a diamond engagement ring. Here’s how.
A savvy buyer can save money on engagement rings and other diamond jewelry — up to 50 percent — by bypassing the big jeweler stores. Here’s how.