Pablo975 wrote:2) Groomsmen spend 500 to 1000 on the groom? For what? I got ripped off then! My guys didn't spend but MAYBE $300 combined, including tuxes, gas, liquor, etc.
I think he's referring to not just the wedding itself, but bachelor's party and other events leading up to the wedding.
I can see a lot of money being spent if you rent a limo for the bachelor's party or travel somewhere (like Vegas). Maybe get a nice dinner before the bachelor party.