Proposing this Valentine's Day?

The day will arrive, when you have the sudden realisation that ‘she’s the one’. You’re going to have to start planning how you’ll ask her to spend the rest of her life with you.

We all want our marriage proposal to be unforgettable; the most romantic day of our life. It won’t be easy and the pressure is on. If you thought that finding your better half was the difficult part, think again.

If you are a traditionalist, have you asked permission from her parents? Are you going to go down on one knee? Do you know which finger will the wedding ring go on? When are you going to do it?

And if you think that's all you need to consider, you might want to sit down and do some extra homework. What are the 4Cs? Which stones and metal should you consider? Should you have a ring at all?

We are not trying to scare you off. But if you want to avoid an indecent proposal, take a look at this handy guide from Sainsbury's Bank.

Valentine’s Day is considered the most romantic day of the year and it’s just around the corner. Find the best kept secrets behind choosing the dream ring and start planning for the perfect day that neither of you will forget.