In connection to a post made at The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/money/2014/nov/22/how-save-money-buy-engagement-ring
Many men find themselves in a tricky position some Christmas because they find Christmas the best time to ropes. This makes them buy engagement rings on Christmas more than on valentine as research has proven. In return, this ends up costing more than they could have spent in a different season and time. Others find it a problem to identify what type of a ring they want for their loved. They make a mistake of buying any ring that sounds expensive rather than buying what they really want for their loved ones. Here are tips to saving more but getting quality engagement ring and on how to sell a diamond ring:
Take your Time to Buy the Ring
Probably you know you are going to propose on Christmas but there are other months that you can shop for the ring. For example, visit the diamond shop in early November without a rush and you will get what you are looking for at a good price.
Understand and study the Rings to know what really is affordable for you
To get the right ring certainly a man needs to understand themselves and the price range they are expecting for the diamond. Study different types of diamond rings and reach to a conclusion to one that attracts you also the price.
Understand the 4 Cs: Cut, Clarity, Colour, and Carat
Carat: people have been identified to possess the buy shy trait. Rather they will go for 1 carat than for a 0.9 carat. While the difference may be so little the price range is high and could save a person more if they went for the 0.9 diamond.
Cut: the shiniest cut will always come as more expensive than a good cut. This should however not confuse the buyer because they should always go for the affordable cut no matter how less shiny it appears.
Clarity: added traits in the diamond ring could be a considering factor like how flawless it is. This should not hinder ta person to buy what they can affordable even it is slightly or less.