One of the best pieces of advice I’ve heard is not to destroy your budget on jewelry early on in a relationship. Because then how will you outdo yourself in years to come? It’s better to give a modest but thoughtful gift early on and then adjust as necessary as your financial situation evolves.
Here’s a short video from MSN money on buying jewelry this season. Some of the highlights for Valentine’s Day bargain hunters include:
Also, if you haven’t checked out Bejool yet, you should. It’s the latest version of the group-deal-buying site and features simple, sweet jewelry for special people in your life.
If you’ve ever bought expensive Valentine’s jewelry for someone (even if you got a deal), did you think to insure it? What advice would you give to others thinking about purchasing jewelry?
– By Lauren Davidson, Atlanta Bargain Hunter