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This Is How Much You Should Tip Your Wedding Vendors

Bustle | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.09.2015 | Weddings
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When you’re planning a wedding, figuring out how much to tip wedding vendors is one of those details that’s often left to the very end o...

How To Tip In France

Fodor's | Posted 05.18.2015 | Travel
Fodor's

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 ...

You Need to Know: The Debate Over Tipping

Eve Turow | Posted 03.19.2015 | Business
Eve Turow

Do you think we should throw tipping out the door? Or is it essential to keep your restaurant running? Here's what you need to know about the debate on tipping.

This Guy Makes A Good Point About Why Tipping Needs To Go

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.13.2015 | Comedy

Tipping at restaurants: It’s a fact of life for most Americans. But comedian Adam Conover is here to tell you why tipping totally sucks and shou...

Why Tipping May Be A Thing Of The Past

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 01.09.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

The life of a waiter can be one purely based on chance and effort. In America, servers make most of their money through tips, reflecting a microcosm o...

Restaurant Bans Tips, Will Pay Servers A Livable Wage

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.02.2015 | Good News

The hottest tip in Pittsburgh's dining scene these days may actually be no tip at all. Bar Marco, an upscale city eatery, plans to ban the practice...

Why You Should Never Stop Tipping Your Server, From The Bitchy Waiter

Thrillist | Posted 12.02.2014 | Taste
Read More: Tipping, Taste News
Thrillist

No, tipping is not a legal requirement, but it is an expectation.

These Are the People in Your Neighborhood

Katherine Fritz | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Katherine Fritz

In truth, our neighborhoods are vastly more sprawling and interconnected than we frequently choose to acknowledge.

A series of questions for Illinois' elected officials

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 01.13.2015 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

Do Illinois lawmakers have a clue what it means to balance the state budget? Bill Bergman of Truth in Accounting has a few questions for Illinois' le...

Why Tourists Shouldn't Pay or Tip More Than They Need To

Map Happy | Posted 01.11.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Tourists can sometimes be put in a weird position when it comes to tipping and even just paying for goods or services abroad, especially when their spending power eclipses the local economy.

Why You Should Start Tipping Chefs

Thrillist | Posted 12.27.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

We're here to propose a radical idea: that it's about time we tip the people who help put our meals together.

Why You Should Stop Tipping Your Server

Thrillist | Posted 12.20.2014 | Taste
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Thrillist

Stop tipping. Stop tipping 20 percent. Stop tipping out of custom. Stop tipping because your server makes below minimum wage, and after taxes it's basically nothing. Stop tipping. You're screwing everything up.

Absolutely Everyone You Need to Tip While Traveling

Thrillist | Posted 12.17.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

It's probably safe to say the idea of tipping the flight attendant has never crossed your mind, but apparently a whopping 30 percent of flyers have done it. How do you feel now, cheapskate? We asked national etiquette expert and owner of The Protocol School of Texas, Diane Gottsman, exactly who we should be tipping, and how much.

Hunter Stuart

9 Reasons We Should Abolish Tipping, Once And For All

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 10.17.2014 | Business

Tipping pushes waiters into poverty, so let's stop doing it.

The Key to Wedding Gratuities - A Primer for Newbies

Sandy Malone | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Trying to remember who you need to hand cash to, and how much, isn't something you want to think about on the most important day of your life. And even if you plan ahead to do it, that doesn't mean you'll actually succeed.

14 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Moved To New York

Gemma Sapwell | Posted 11.23.2014 | Travel
Gemma Sapwell

As an Australian who moved to the U.S. 12 months ago what advice do I wish I'd had before taking on the land of stars and stripes?

How To Tip When Traveling Around The World

Fodor's | Posted 11.22.2014 | Travel
Fodor's

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...

Emily Swanson

Most Americans Admit They Don't Tip Hotel Housekeepers

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.22.2014 | Business

A lot of Americans don't tip hotel housekeeping staff, and many have no idea that they should, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows. The survey was con...

Travel Tipping: Don't Forget the Housekeeper

Diane Gottsman | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Diane Gottsman

Holiday travel is right around the corner and I'm offering a few of my travel and hotel tipping suggestions.

My Rules for Tipping

Bill Marriott | Posted 11.16.2014 | Business
Bill Marriott

It's not old fashioned to leave a gratuity. It's the right thing to do.

Why We Should Tip Service Workers Generously

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Sanjay Sanghoee

Just because you don't see a tip jar doesn't mean that tips aren't appropriate or welcome.

Restaurant That Banned Tips Gives All Gratuity To Charity And Pays Workers Competitive Wages

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 07.14.2014 | Impact

Updated July 14, 2014: 11:30 a.m. EST A new restaurant in San Antonio has a policy that's challenging the status quo and raising some eyebrows in t...

The Death of Auto Grat; How the IRS is Turning Servers Into Slaves

Stefanie Williams | Posted 08.20.2014 | New York
Stefanie Williams

Autograt exists to ensure servers get paid for the work they do because some people just suck and you can't always expect people to do the right thing. It's that simple. And the IRS is stripping us of that guarantee.

Hotel Tipping Etiquette

Diane Gottsman | Posted 08.10.2014 | Travel
Diane Gottsman

It's the start of summer travel season and for many, staying at a hotel presents multiple opportunities for tipping confusion. Even veteran travelers are sometimes unsure.