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65% of 2021 Weddings Were Postponed In 2020 Due to COVID-19

65% of 2021 Weddings Were Postponed In 2020 Due to COVID-19

There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has turned the wedding industry on its head.

From limits on venues and public gatherings to mask mandates, lockdowns, and travel restrictions, brides and grooms have been navigating a sea of uncertainty, all while trying to make big decisions about their big days.

We wanted to learn more about the effects of the pandemic on weddings in 2020, 2021, and beyond — so we surveyed engaged couples to learn about their plans, concerns, and hopes. Some of what we learned wasn’t all that surprising — like that most people planning a wedding in 2021 are concerned about their guests contracted COVID-19 — but there were some surprises in the data, too — like that a 75% majority of people are worried their 2021 wedding will only be remembered as a “pandemic wedding.”

Person tightening ratchet straps around a bike and furniture

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The Neighbor Next 25: The 25 Most Up-and-Coming Cities in America

The Neighbor Next 25: The 25 Most Up-and-Coming Cities in America

There are a lot of sites that will tell you which U.S. cities are the best places to live right now.

But we wanted to go a step further than that. We wanted to get ahead of the curve.

We didn’t want to know the 25 best cities to live in right now. We wanted to know the Next 25.