“The rage you encounter over tipping is incredible,” says Steve Dublanica, a former waiter and author of Keep the Change: A Clueless Tipper’s Quest to Become the Guru of the Gratuity. What to give whom causes confusion, guilt and anger that is heightened by what he calls “tip creep” — the — the expanding number of workers seeking extra bucks for their services. He even saw a tip jar at a newsstand in a Pennsylvania mall.
The lowdown on who to tip and how much: http://usat.ly/N7GVos
Great, useful article. We did something to this effect a few months ago, complete with travel tipping quiz! Very relevant, if you’re into being polite and that kind of thing.
Today must be tipping-themed — in case you missed it, we also posted a video earlier today about a man who gives servers $500 tips in memory of his brother.