Buying Diamond Engagement Ring Doesn’t Have to Break Your Budget

Diamonds are forever, and perhaps it’s for that reason they’re expensive as well. Here are a few tips to help you find a diamond engagement ring within your budget.

Carat Weight

First things first: whatever style of diamond engagement ring you’re after, make sure that it doesn’t go below the 1-carat mark.

A 1-carat diamond or anything higher is more accessible to sell than smaller diamonds. This is not to say that you do not believe in your relationship’s longevity, but rather, it’s best to make a financially sensible choice. There isn’t any rule that says a diamond engagement ring can’t be an investment as well, is there?

Setting

Do you know that choosing the right setting can make you afford to purchase diamonds of lower grades but still make it seem that they’re premium quality? A yellow gold band, preferably 14K and above, complements the colorless quality of diamonds. … Read More