‘Tip fatigue’ in US raises questions about practiceBy Lea Dauple / AFP, WASHINGTONTo tip, or not to tip? “Either way, you feel guilty,” said Matt Schottland, 41, in downtown Washington, a salad and a fruit juice in hand. A card reader displays tip options at a store in Washington on Friday. In response, experts warn of the risk of “tip fatigue,” a scenario in which Americans, overworked and hit by inflation, would no longer know where to tip, or how much. As a result, “trying to figure out like, when to tip, when not to tip, what is the appropriate tip, is it like always 20 percent now?
Source: Taipei Times March 19, 2023 04:01 UTC