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(PIX11)-- We all know having a wedding can be expensive, but what about attending one?

Bridesmaids and groomsmen know all too well that once you commit to the bride and groom, you better be ready to shell out some big bucks. But being in and attending someone else's wedding doesn't have to be a financial burden.

Here to show us how to do it on a budget is Jason Mitchell, wedding planner at Shiraz Events and author of "Getting Groomed."