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Tipping Guide

A Guide to Tipping Everyone This Holiday Season

Thrillist | Posted 12.22.2016 | Money

Unless you're a real Grinch/Jim Carrey wearing a creepy-ass costume/one of the people likely in our comments section, 'tis the season to give a big fat tip to all the people who help you out.

Read This Before You Even THINK About Tipping For The Holidays

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.17.2015 | HuffPost Home

Holiday tipping guides come a dime a dozen, and the differing advice can be hugely confusing. How much should you actually tip your hairdresser and ga...

6 People You Aren't Tipping, But Should Be

Thrillist | Posted 08.05.2016 | HuffPost Home

The argument against tipping is often, "Hey, you don't need to tip. He's just doing his job!" But since you're reading this, you're probably not a jerk.

How To Tip In France

Fodor's | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel

There is nothing more vexing than trying to figure out who to tip, how much and when -- especially when you're in a foreign country. You'll come face to face with employees at airports, train stations, hotels, restaurants and cafés. Do you have to tip everyone?

The Only Tipping Guide You'll Ever Really Need

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 02.02.2015 | Travel

We all know Americans like to tip (and that's a good thing) and it seems as though we're always trying to remember how much to tip everyone from bell ...

Holiday Tipping Guide: Thoughts on Expressing Gratitude

Diane Gottsman | Posted 01.18.2015 | Money
Diane Gottsman

Tis the season for eggnog, good tidings, and exchanging gifts with family and friends. It also includes expressing gratitude to those that provide a much-needed service throughout the year. From your children's teacher to your mail carrier, the list can easily get out of hand.

How To Tip When Traveling Around The World

Fodor's | Posted 11.22.2014 | Travel

There is nothing more vexing than trying to figure out who to tip, how much, and when--especially when you're in a foreign country. You'll come face t...

To Tip Or Not To Tip, That Is The Question

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 06.19.2014 | Travel

Americans are known as the best tippers , so let's not ruin a good thing, shall we? And we've all been there. You're at a cafe or a bar or a hotel ...

The Ultimate Guide To Tipping Everyone

Thrillist | Posted 08.05.2014 | Taste

The answers may surprise you. If you want to be educated, read way more than 20 percent of this.

A Guide to Tipping in 10 Cities

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.03.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

You've enjoyed a lovely meal: The ambiance is perfect from beside the Vltava River, the River Thames or the Bosporus Strait, the food seemed to transport you further into the exciting city, and you feel a delicious sense of wonder about the world. Then the bill comes...

When and How Much to Tip While Traveling This Summer

Diane Gottsman | Posted 06.30.2013 | Travel
Diane Gottsman

Not knowing "who" and "how much" to tip can end up costing you more in uncertainty, embarrassment and cash. Here are commonly asked questions and also a General Tipping Guide when traveling in the United States.

A Traveler's Tipping Guide

Posted 02.28.2013 | Travel

Service in America is "an opportunity not an obligation," Daniel Post, the great-great-grandson of etiquette expert Emily Post, told Huffington Post T...

How Much Should You Tip?

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Tipping should be one of those no-brainer things. Tack on somewhere between 15 to 20 percent, and (generally) everyone's happy. But in the beauty worl...

Tips For Tipping Etiquette [GRAPHIC]

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.15.2011 | Business

The etiquette of tipping has always been tricky, and in this economy, people may be more sensitive to it than ever. Depending on the personal servi...

Food Tipping: Gratuity Guide From The Sommelier To The Sushi Bar

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Ever wondered what the pizza guy should be tipped? Or the host at a restaurant? After we put out our global tipping guide, we realized just how polari...