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How are all you ladies paying for your photographers, especially if you are using one from Mexico? Mine asked for the full amount, in cash, before he even starts. Is this normal? FI says pay only half and the other half when we get our pics. What does everyone think?

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Ya I know they are insane!! It took me almost three months of negotiations to get ot a price that worked for us. I do have to say Linda worled really hard to get into our budget and we so apprecaite that they did that.

That is the great thing about playa you can neotiate and let them know what you can pay :) I know it can be a hassle but in the end they really are very reasonable in getting as close to your budget as possible.
Yes Linda is amazing I was going back and forth with her for ahwile regarding pricing information for reception and she was very helpful.
Even though it was more money than The Royal, I felt like it was worth it, but my fiance didn't want to have it at a non-resort.

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Oh ChicagoBride, Im headed there this weekend for my b-day/bach party!!!! Im soooo excited!! Gonna try not to think what the FI is doing at his bach party-haha!
Ohhh you are! Have you ever been before? Let me know if you need any suggestions .

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Yes Linda is amazing I was going back and forth with her for ahwile regarding pricing information for reception and she was very helpful.
Even though it was more money than The Royal, I felt like it was worth it, but my fiance didn't want to have it at a non-resort.
Ya it is a tough decison and non-reosrt depending can be more work to. In the end the decision you make is the best for you and it will be the best day ever :) wherever you have it

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How are all you ladies paying for your photographers, especially if you are using one from Mexico? Mine asked for the full amount, in cash, before he even starts. Is this normal? FI says pay only half and the other half when we get our pics. What does everyone think?

We paid over Paypal. Half was due at the time the contract was drawn so basically ASAP. The other half was due 30 days out.

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How are all you ladies paying for your photographers, especially if you are using one from Mexico? Mine asked for the full amount, in cash, before he even starts. Is this normal? FI says pay only half and the other half when we get our pics. What does everyone think?
We are paying in full before the wedding.

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Ohhh you are! Have you ever been before? Let me know if you need any suggestions .
oh, many times, I LOVE Chicago!! However, its been awhile since I partied there so any suggestions would help. I have a friend that lives there so she will lead us around. I can't wait to get there

Thanks for all the help with photographers everyone!! I feel better about it now

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ChicagoBride, we are thinking about ordering koozies for our guests but not sure if they are worth it at The Royal. Are they? I am not sure how drinks are served in a bottle, can or glass!

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Hey all - FI and I will be heading to The Royal Saturday. I can't wait to check out the place, get some answers and decisions out of the way. Let me know if you have any pressing questions. I meet with Lili on Tuesday. Yippee!

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