I recently stumbled upon an entire blog post about people who dislike tipping servers. And I get it. Going out to eat isn’t cheap to begin with, and tipping your server can make the price of your meal climb considerably.
Add that to the fact that it is sometimes hard to know how much to tip. For example, is the standard tip still 15 percent? Or is it 20? Also, how much should you tip at a buffet? I usually err on the side of not being an asshole, but I can see how the whole act of tipping could be confusing to some people. [Read more...]