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Mon, July 28, 2014

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Fears

Do you bring backup equipment to the event? Do you have backup djs in case of sickness?

New York, NY

We like to set up 2 - 5 hours before the event to ensure that our equipment is operating properly. We do have backup disc jockeys in case of an emergency or sickness.

Answered by: KC PRO JOCKS

McLeese

What happens prior to the wedding? When do you need our song list?

New York, NY

After the contract is signed, I normally require 2 meetings with the couple, the first approximately 2 months prior to the event as a meet and greet to get to know each other and the second to finaliz

Answered by: A Kickit Productions Mobile Entertainment

Phaire

What is your customer satisfication cancellation policy?

New York, NY

I do not have one. I do my utmost to deliver the services I promise, and to date my clients have been satisfied. However I cannot account for an individual client's unusual demands.

Answered by: Elizabeth Phaire, Master Life-Cycle Celebrant® & Wedding Officiant

Fears

Can your DJ MC our event? Can you provide a microphone?

New York, NY

Our disc jockeys are multi-taskers.

Answered by: KC PRO JOCKS

Kate

Do you normally attend the reception?

New York, NY

No, as much as I would love to. I usually leave shortly after signing the marriage certificate, ministers at the reception tend to make some guests uncomfortable and I don't want your reception to hav

Answered by: Nondenominational Weddings by Pastor Kate

Phaire

How far are you willing to travel? Is there a travel fee?

New York, NY

I am willing to travel to other states if necessary. There is a travel fee, and it is based on how far I have to travel and whether I need to stay in a hotel, etc.

Answered by: Elizabeth Phaire, Master Life-Cycle Celebrant® & Wedding Officiant

Leone

What kind of pre-wedding counseling is required, if any?

New York, NY

At our consultation, I will go over the COuples Questionnaire with you. I want to make sure this is not a frivilous decision, or one that is being made under pressure from your families.

Answered by: Rev. Su Windsong

Kemp

How many wedding videos do you typically produce at a time? How many weddings do you work each year?

New York, NY

We typically produce 10 to 12 weddings at a time. We freelance out of our home - working about 3 weddings a month. Since we do have full time television careers, we limit our number of weddings per ye

Answered by: Kemp Video Inc.

Sales

What are your standard payment terms?

New York, NY

$150 deposit to schedule date and time, then the balance paid 45-days before the wedding day.

Answered by: 2Wed4Life.com

Easterling

What is your event cancellation policy?

New York, NY

Cancellations must be made in writing 30 days prior to event.

Answered by: Bring That Beat Back

McLeese

Do you bring backup equipment to the event? Do you have backup djs in case of sickness?

New York, NY

I carry 3 fully integrated DJ systems in the trailer at all times in the case that something fails (which is extremely rare). I have 2 associates that I can call on in the case of emergency.

Answered by: A Kickit Productions Mobile Entertainment

House

How far are you willing to travel? Is there a travel fee?

New York, NY

I service a 100 mile radius of Houston. There is an additional mileage flat fee of $50 for ceremonies 31-100 miles from my home in Northwest Houston. Locations beyond the 100 mile radius and other st

Answered by: Get Married In Houston!

Goonen

What are your standard payment terms?

New York, NY

always cash for Officiant, Day of Ceremony planner cash or Ckeck ok if local bank, wedding planner cash or Ckeck or mo ok if local bank. Event Planner cash or Ckeck or mo ok if local bank, or busin

Answered by: Beachangel's Notary Weddings

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