Turns out that the best things in life aren’t free, especially when it comes to the birds and the bees. Love is expensive.
According to the 4th Annual Cost of Love Study, conducted by Ratesupermarket.ca, the cost of being in love and getting into marriage has increased 22.8% year over year, and a that’s not the worst part.
Since they started this study in 2013, the average cost of a one year dating period, one year engagement period and wedding has increased by 41%. Between inflation, our shitty loonie, it’s crazy what we’ll spend on a relationship.
They’ve put together an infographic so you can see how it all breaks down.