We've been in the wedding industry for 31+ years, and have probably experienced it, or have a knowledgeable answer to your "what ifs..."
Who's paying for what, and communicate up front, and often.
Select your top 3 priorities for
"must have" at your wedding, and have your fiance do the same.
Hiring an expert wedding planner will help with your priorities, inspirations, and implementing your plans.
Start a Google Drive spreadsheet to get, and keep organized.
Having flexibility on a wedding date helps your budget.
Which vendors are reliable, reputable, and work within your budget?