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Tipping Guide

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...