9. Do your clients get a contract?
A wedding photographer provides a very important service that you cannot have go wrong in any way. If your photographer falls ill and cannot make it, you need to know what kind of alternative arrangements you have a right to. Exactly what do you get for your money? Do you get a CD? How much postproduction do you get? What happens if the photos are bad? What happens if the event runs much longer than originally planned? You need to put everything down in writing.