Everything you need to know about tipping
From hair to nails to valet, it's hard to determine how many dollars to leave for exceptional service; here's your money smart guideline on how generous to get with gratuity.
Getting primped can be pricey even without the extra but here's what a tally of tips for a day of glam may look like. Color, cut, or shampoo : it doesn't matter what you do –- what's considered in vogue to tip? About 15-20 p of your beautifying bill.
From head to toe, if you seek out spa services don't forget to knead in an additional 15 to 20 percent but if you're attended to by the owner you can enjoy the bliss -– no bonus needed.
Parking is a pain in cities, so skip the hassle and choose valet -– and when you get your keys don't forget the cash –- shift your tips to start at a standard 2 bucks.
When you check in your coat, button up the attendants tip jar with a dollar a jacket.
Be restaurant ready and prepare to eat an additional cost of 10 to 20 percent for your server. Don't forget to pour some profit into the bartenders pocket, tipping 15 to 20 percent of the tab.
A hotel bellhop usually banks an extra buck a bag.
Remember, a little gratuity can go a long way in appreciation!
An extra tip for you: make sure you are tipping on your bill before tax is added. For more helpful info on who to tip and how much head to www.ktla.com/money.