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Will cost keep you away from a wedding?

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Most of us already know it's expensive to have a wedding, but apparently it's also costly to attend one as well!

A new American Express survey  says 69 million Americans will attend one or more weddings in 2013, and they'll spend a lot more than last year.

The survey finds wedding guests will spend an average of $539 per wedding this year! That's $200 more than last year. That cost includes new outfits, travel, and gifts for the couple.

HOT TOPIC QUESTION: Would the cost keep you from attending a wedding? Post your comments on our FOX 5 Atlanta Facebook page, or tweet us @GoodDayAtlanta.

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