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January 1st, 2019 at 4:34:07 PM permalink
Quote: SOOPOO

When did this happen??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????/



right after I didn't get invited ;-) sorry axel had to say it 1 more time.
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January 1st, 2019 at 4:35:16 PM permalink
Quote: RS

Favorite thing I ever heard from tipping, within earshot of waitress, practically shouting: ďThree f***ing dollars for two drinks?! No!!! F*** that bull***!!! Go get one dollar back from the waitress. You tipped way too much!!!Ē



I bet that came from the same person who yelled at me for tipping a table game person $1 for getting me a $1 chip out of their rack for my collection.
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January 1st, 2019 at 4:41:03 PM permalink
Quote: SOOPOO

When did this happen??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????/

I just assumed he was talking about his prison wife. ;)
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January 1st, 2019 at 4:45:57 PM permalink
What kind of tipping on sports bets? I personally am not seeing the need to tip on them.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:01:27 PM permalink
Quote: Gialmere

I'm glad this thread came up since I've been meaning to ask you guys about tipping a casino cocktail waitress. I'd read that, while tipping $1 a drink was still acceptable, $2 a drink is now considered appropriate due to both inflation and the fact that the server must pay a tax on every drink regardless of whether she gets tipped or not.



I am still a $1 tipper.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:01:42 PM permalink
Quote: onenickelmiracle

What kind of tipping on sports bets? I personally am not seeing the need to tip on them.


Pretty much never.

Iíve only tipped ticket writers maybe twice before. And thatís for basically good service, happy, etc. etc.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:04:54 PM permalink
Quote: RS



Iíve only tipped ticket writers maybe twice before



Wow, you tipped on both of your wins?
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:11:01 PM permalink
Iím not in the service industry but I live in a state that is heavily dependent on tips. Living in Nevada, itís not just about the tipping, but itís generally how much. Call it over tip, but we have a better understanding about their wage and service industry, so for me, I try to tip above average.

Do you realise that most casinos out in the pit pools their tips. Live poker is usually the exceptions, they keep their own.

Hereís a tip, whenever their is a long wait at valet, tip the attendant $10-$20 and your car is the next one up. Or wait 30 minutes. That was during show breaks when I lived in Vegas when valet parking was free. I always had bad timing leaving the poker room at the Bellatio, freaking O show was always breaking .
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:13:00 PM permalink
These casinos and restaurants need to pay their staff better. One of my resolutions for the New Year is cutting back on tips. I need to be getting something more than what is guaranteed and normally expected. Exclusion to this is cocktail waitresses, as they are performing a personally requested service.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:15:10 PM permalink
Would you prefer paying 20-25% higher prices for your meal and don't have to worry about tipping?
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:19:39 PM permalink
I'm a compulsive tipper, but when dealers are constantly hawking for tips it ruins the experience for me.

I have more respect for panhandlers then dealers continually hinting for tips. It's disgusting.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:20:29 PM permalink
Quote: AxelWolf

I do not think you should tip 20% on alcohol. What if you are buying some already overpriced top shelf crap?

FYI 20% is too much in the first place.

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Normally, once every few weeks or so, I order a deep dish pizza with extra cheeses, sauce and 5 topings. For the longest time it cost $16.10. Over night it went up to just under $20. I used to give them the $20 and be done with it. I'm not going for it, hopefully the drivers will complain their tips are dismal and they will lower the price back down.



I just double the first number of the total. Sometimes that comes out to less than 20% but I include tax and alcohol.

About raising prices, Great Clips raised the price of a haircut from $14 to $16. I still pay with a $20 bill, I imagine many do the same. Iíd be super pissed if I worked there.
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January 1st, 2019 at 5:22:18 PM permalink
Quote: Vegasrider

Would you prefer paying 20-25% higher prices for your meal and don't have to worry about tipping?



Yes, but that's not going to happen. Just go to a country like Italy where it is not customary to tip. Prices are in line. The US is an anomaly when it comes to tipping and the business owners are taking full advantage. I'm done falling for the sympathy excuses.
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January 1st, 2019 at 6:05:03 PM permalink
In Nevada most servers and bartenders are taxed on tips in accordance with a "Tip Compliance Schedule" provided by their employers. It is not uncommon for them to be taxed on a flat number such as $8 an hour for tips. If they make more that tip money is untaxed. My ex-wife used to make about $18 an hour in tips and was only taxed on $8. Most servers and bartenders here are killing in on not paying taxes. How would you like it if half of your income wasn't taxed?

I know lots of bartenders in town that make over $100k and are only taxed on about $35k of it. I am very jealous.
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January 1st, 2019 at 6:16:24 PM permalink
Yes, tip compliance where they are taxed per hour regardless whether they got a tip or not. Only negative would for them to get approved on loans if they didn't report full tip income. Doormen in Vegas makes a killing. I heard doormen at high end properties had to pay somwone to get that job.
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January 1st, 2019 at 7:28:44 PM permalink
Quote: MaxPen

Yes, but that's not going to happen. Just go to a country like Italy where it is not customary to tip. Prices are in line. The US is an anomaly when it comes to tipping and the business owners are taking full advantage. I'm done falling for the sympathy excuses.


You know exactly what would happen, though. A $100 meal and $20 tip would turn into a $125 meal and an effective $10 ďtipĒ (pay raise) for the waiter. So now your meal costs $5 more, waiter is getting paid $10 less, and the owner is getting an extra $15.

And one thing I learned from reddit is that customer service in America is way better than much of Europe, according to Europeans.


Not to mention, restaurants are still required to make sure their employees make minimum wage, even if they donít get enough tips. So even if tipping went completely out the door for one waiter, he would still be getting his $8.25/hr, or whatever minimum wage is.

I like the tipping culture in general because it allows us to tip what we think is a fair amount to tip. The part I donít like is when people are like ďminimum is 20%, no matter what. Tip more for great serviceĒ. Nahhhhhh. Iíll usually set a base amount around 15%, which is for what I say is acceptable service. If the service is poor then it goes down. If itís good or great then it goes up. Also take into account the actual cost of the meal. And if you get truly bad service, donít tip at all.
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January 1st, 2019 at 7:31:24 PM permalink
Quote: RS

You know exactly what would happen, though. A $100 meal and $20 tip would turn into a $125 meal and an effective $10 ďtipĒ (pay raise) for the waiter. So now your meal costs $5 more, waiter is getting paid $10 less, and the owner is getting an extra $15.

And one thing I learned from reddit is that customer service in America is way better than much of Europe, according to Europeans.


Not to mention, restaurants are still required to make sure their employees make minimum wage, even if they donít get tips. So even if tipping went completely out the door, waiters and others are still getting their $8.25/hr, or whatever minimum wage is.



That's not the case in many states.
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January 1st, 2019 at 8:01:13 PM permalink
Quote: billryan

That's not the case in many states.



I'm confused. Please clarify.
What is not the case in many states?
Are you saying that in many states restaurants are not required to make sure their employees make minimum wage?
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January 1st, 2019 at 8:04:22 PM permalink
Quote: Fleaswatter

I'm confused. Please clarify.
What is not the case in many states?
Are you saying that in many states restaurants are not required to make sure their employees make minimum wage?



Servers make less than the federal minimum wage, they are compensated by tips.
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January 1st, 2019 at 8:25:52 PM permalink
Quote: Vegasrider

Servers make less than the federal minimum wage, they are compensated by tips.


But, again, if they donít make minimum wage, then the restaurant needs to pay them enough to make up for the minimum wage.
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January 1st, 2019 at 9:21:39 PM permalink
I used to work for tips back in the day. I still think tipping sucks. A lot of people get all up in arms about "well you never worked a job for tips thats why you're cheap" but I actually did.

I did stiff a waitress at a restaurant a few months ago since the food took forever to come out and she was never to be seen after she brought it. I went to the cashier and told her what I ordered and paid her directly.
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January 1st, 2019 at 9:22:27 PM permalink
Quote: GWAE

right after I didn't get invited ;-) sorry axel had to say it 1 more time.



I say we annul the wedding until all of you show up to the wedding next time.

ALSO a new dress code: NO KHAKIS
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January 2nd, 2019 at 2:13:13 AM permalink
Quote: djatc

I say we annul the wedding until all of you show up to the wedding next time.

ALSO a new dress code: NO KHAKIS



Wait what. No khakis. Khakis are the new sweat pants.
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January 2nd, 2019 at 7:12:21 AM permalink
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ALSO a new dress code: NO KHAKIS



I say the next wedding everybody wears parachute pants.
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January 2nd, 2019 at 7:33:30 AM permalink
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I say the next wedding everybody wears parachute pants.



Just when I finally bought some pants and leather shoes.😎 Figures.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 3:49:22 AM permalink
The vitalvegas.com website is reporting that the recent winner of a $1.1-million table game progressive jackpot at the Golden Nugget tipped only $200. That's two-hundred dollars.

Vitalvegas seems to think 2% or about $22,000 would have been appropriate.

I've gone by the suggestion that an appropriate tip on a $20,000 royal is $100. Several well known video poker writers suggested this amount.

(I have to admit that on my three $100,000 royals I tipped $300 each time. Okay, I'm cheap.)

$100 on $20,000 is 0.5% and using that as a guide I'd say an appropriate tip on $1.1-million is $5,500. Round it down to $5000.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 4:50:05 AM permalink
Simple. For service and or for 'no stink eye looks'.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 5:30:07 AM permalink
Quote: AlanMendelson

The vitalvegas.com website is reporting that the recent winner of a $1.1-million table game progressive jackpot at the Golden Nugget tipped only $200. That's two-hundred dollars.

Vitalvegas seems to think 2% or about $22,000 would have been appropriate.

I've gone by the suggestion that an appropriate tip on a $20,000 royal is $100. Several well known video poker writers suggested this amount.

(I have to admit that on my three $100,000 royals I tipped $300 each time. Okay, I'm cheap.)

$100 on $20,000 is 0.5% and using that as a guide I'd say an appropriate tip on $1.1-million is $5,500. Round it down to $5000.



I frankly am not sure what Iíd tip. I know Iíd Ďtipí Uncle Sam and NYS over $300k! I realize what Iíd consider reasonable (the $200 seems reasonable for a dealer just doing his job) would get the kind of reaction that you had, AM. If it is a place I frequent frequently (I enjoyed using those words consecutively) I would probably go up to $1,000. If I was an out of towner I might do way less. No way more than $1k.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 7:54:35 AM permalink
Tips? Bribes? Graft? Extortion money? A few gifts here and there to grease the wheels?

Yeah. Tips are the least painful.
Perhaps a sign of the times, but a few dozen donuts or getting a stack of pizzas delivered is often helpful enough.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 7:55:52 AM permalink
I don't play slots so I have no experience with that. I assume that if I won a million at slots I would be paid via check? so I'd have to go cash the check first to get any significant cash with which to tip the attendant anyway? and I wouldn't cash it at the casino I'd just deposit it in my bank. Given that I usually carry around $1200. and not more in my wallet when inside the casino, I suppose the most I could come up with cash on the spot would be around a grand anyway.... Then again I am a credit line table game player do these slots players who are hitting massive jackpots walk in with stacks of cash to stick into the machine?

As far as tipping at the tables, once I start winning and am ahead I change one of my black chips to red and green and start with a single five dollar red chip on the side of my bet for the dealer. Eventually, as I get more ahead, I'll double that to ten dollars on the side, twenty five on the side, fifty on the side, even a black chip on the side, if I am really clocking them for a lot I will put as much as 250 as a side bet for the dealer. I almost never just hand the dealer anything, I put the tip into action and if I win, the dealer wins. And I don't put the tip out there on every hand, not whatsoever, just some hands. For example on a run, I might win 5 or 6 hands in a row before I start placing the side bets, but in such a situation if I'm already at several thousand a hand, I might jump straight to placing fifty on the side for the dealer on the next hand.

Yes, when I win one hand with 5 on there for the dealer, and then I put 10 for the dealer on the side for the next bet I am aware as the cards are dealt that if I lose that second hand then that's $15. gone that edges away further at the incoming winnings, and in that situation of win one lose one the $15. gone increases the % gone between the two hands, but I don't look at it that way. If my goal is X dollars I don't wind up with X minus whatever I tipped out in front of me, at worst it just takes a tiny bit of extra time to reach that goal due to having tipped out along the way. And if I end up to the felt with nothing in front of me I won't end up with the sum of what I tipped out if I had not tipped out at the end, I will end up still with zero.

Funny but I recently had a session where EVERY TIME over the course of a few shoes whenever I put a side bet for the dealer I won that hand. Without exception. The dealer, pit boss and I were laughing about it.

And at the end of the session when I ask the pit boss what has down for me as average bet, if the number seems a little low to me, I will toss out a higher figure and almost every pit boss I deal with will go along with that and many will comment about how "you take care of my dealers, I take care of you." I did have one pit boss I didn't know say something along the lines of "So what, that doesn't help me" but that pit boss was the exception. So, whatever else tipping might get you, at table games, it can get you a higher rated average.

In the old days there used to be the "happy handshake" where I would fold a 100 bill into my hand and shake the pit boss' hand, but haven't tried that at all since I resumed play a few years ago.

Cocktail waitress / server, I give usually 5. per drink and I don't even drink so it's always something nonalcoholic. If the server has set up something special, more than one drink, I will tip 10.

In the VIP rooms I tip a few dollars or 5. each time I am served anything - snacks or drink. On the way out on checkout I will usually hand every attendant in VIP 10 or 20 if I have had a good trip, which is pretty much every time lately. Sometimes mid trip I will hand every attendant in VIP 10 too.

As far as casino hosts, I don't hand them cash. I give them gifts after winning trips. My hosts tell me about some of their clients who are extremely wealthy (one host I have claims that a number of his clients are billionaires), and these guys, for their hosts, do everything from put them up in their getaway vacation residences, to fly them in private jets all over the country or even world for social events the players are holding. Don't ever feel sorry for some of these highest end top hosts - some are living a higher rolling lifestyle than many wealthy players.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 8:43:52 AM permalink
MDawg, your posts should go into a thread called Lifestyles of The Rich and Famous
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September 2nd, 2021 at 9:27:27 AM permalink
Maybe, but I still don't have that platinum Daytona that you wisely suggested I buy a year or so ago. It is going to cost me almost 3X more if I pull the trigger on it now.
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September 2nd, 2021 at 10:21:22 AM permalink
i don't think i should vote coz tipping's not customary in australia. people can tip here though, if they wish. hardly anyone does, though
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September 2nd, 2021 at 12:24:10 PM permalink
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Maybe, but I still don't have that platinum Daytona that you wisely suggested I buy a year or so ago. It is going to cost me almost 3X more if I pull the trigger on it now.

I was thinking the same thing. Iíd buy one but, on Chrono24, that watch is $115k and up. At a Rolex store it would probably be $150kÖif you could find one

I got my rose gold day-date about three years ago which turned out to be perfect timing. The price has gone up 60% since.

Even when I bought mine there was very low inventory. But supply is insanely low right now, probably due to low production during covid. Interestingly enough, prices listed on the Rolex site are still ďbook retailĒ, though the actual price is at least 50% higher than that

Say what you will about Rolex, but I donít think it can be beat in terms of value retention/appreciation
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September 3rd, 2021 at 8:16:00 AM permalink
I actually bought the Platinum Daytona at chrono24 in summer 2020, I mean I paid for it and everything @ $76.9K. But the order was cancelled out because they claimed they couldn't verify the credit card, although the reason given by the merchant was that buyer (me) cancelled the order. In reality, they were playing games because the watch was almost immediately relisted at a higher price...the charge went through fine, there were no issues and the watch should have shipped.

Be aware of one thing though. With chrono24 when you pay with credit card, the processing is done overseas (in Germany) and your credit card company will usually tack on an International Transaction Fee of 3%.

So I ended up buying a few different watches instead, spending over 100K, and they have increased in value too, but not as much as that Platina. You were on the level of a financial advisor with your advice there. Bravo!
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September 3rd, 2021 at 8:25:23 AM permalink
I don't think an authorized Rolex dealer is allowed to sell a watch above suggested retail, at least not in the U.S. and not openly. For example, the stainless steel Daytona. However, the waiting list is absurdly long for some Rolex models and who knows what goes on behind the scenes as far as cash being handed to the store owner for favors. Now, I don't see that happening at say, the Rolex boutique at Wynn (which is currently closed anyway - operating out of the Watches of Switzerland store), but I don't think this Rolex dealer is supporting his Ferrari habit by selling at just full retail.
He owns a dozen Ferraris and has loads of cash. Why canít he buy the elusive $2.2-million LaFerrari Aperta?
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September 3rd, 2021 at 8:56:01 AM permalink
Yet anothewr thread hijacked for the greater glory of one poster. Yay, free speech.
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September 3rd, 2021 at 9:35:59 AM permalink
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I tip everyone but dealers because I don't feel they deserve it. I'm only speaking of blackjack as that is all I play.

I'd like to know why some people only tip if they've won. Did you not get the service when you lost?

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    Weird I would rather tip a dealer than some random waitress or staff.
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    September 3rd, 2021 at 11:12:43 AM permalink
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    Be aware of one thing though. With chrono24 when you pay with credit card, the processing is done overseas (in Germany) and your credit card company will usually tack on an International Transaction Fee of 3%.

    I paid with a credit card and there was no extra fee. Another great thing about Chrono24 is its 14 day return policyÖif you have any doubt of the watchís authenticity just take it to a Rolex store during that period. I had no reason to doubt since mine came from a well established, highly referenced dealer on chrono24. The watch was about 30% cheaper than buying from a Rolex store, which is a material savings on that amount, even for the Rich and Famous 😆
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    September 3rd, 2021 at 7:28:57 PM permalink
    Perhaps the 3% fee has to do with which credit card you use but in my case the 3% fee was there, and on an 80K transaction, not insignificant.

    I looked online and others have complained of the same.
    https://www.watchuseek.com/threads/chrono24-and-credit-card-transaction-fee-awareness.5234304/

    Since this thread is about tips, I suppose we could view it as an unwanted and unwelcome mandatory tip in the form of a bank surcharge.
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    September 3rd, 2021 at 8:01:46 PM permalink
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    Since this thread is about tips, I suppose we could view it as an unwanted and unwelcome mandatory tip in the form of a bank surcharge.



  • I would call it extortion or graft; tips are more voluntary.
    Still obliquely on topic.
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    September 7th, 2021 at 8:51:34 PM permalink
    So now that I read these gambling websites, I know that it's customary to tip the staff upon receiving jackpot winnings.

    But what about 30-years-ago me? I used to think that when you hit a $20,000 jackpot, they sometimes take your photo and maybe put it up on a wall, and you walk out of the casino with $20,000. Or a check for $20,000. I didn't know it was customary to tip someone for what I thought was their job. Had I hit a jackpot, I suppose my glee would have been met with dirty looks, and I wouldn't have known why until years later?

    What if one's significant other isn't aware of the tipping custom, and is horrified at witnessing a $200 or $500 tip? Have relationships or marriages been severely damaged because of tipping?
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    September 8th, 2021 at 6:50:03 AM permalink
    Quote: smoothgrh

    So now that I read these gambling websites, I know that it's customary to tip the staff upon receiving jackpot winnings.

    But what about 30-years-ago me? I used to think that when you hit a $20,000 jackpot, they sometimes take your photo and maybe put it up on a wall, and you walk out of the casino with $20,000. Or a check for $20,000. I didn't know it was customary to tip someone for what I thought was their job. Had I hit a jackpot, I suppose my glee would have been met with dirty looks, and I wouldn't have known why until years later?

    What if one's significant other isn't aware of the tipping custom, and is horrified at witnessing a $200 or $500 tip? Have relationships or marriages been severely damaged because of tipping?

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    I don't know about tipping specifically, but I know many relationships that have been damaged by worrying too much about what the other person is doing with his/her money, so that's probably the underlying problem and not so much the tipping.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 7:04:47 AM permalink
    Quote: Mission146

    Quote: smoothgrh

    So now that I read these gambling websites, I know that it's customary to tip the staff upon receiving jackpot winnings.

    But what about 30-years-ago me? I used to think that when you hit a $20,000 jackpot, they sometimes take your photo and maybe put it up on a wall, and you walk out of the casino with $20,000. Or a check for $20,000. I didn't know it was customary to tip someone for what I thought was their job. Had I hit a jackpot, I suppose my glee would have been met with dirty looks, and I wouldn't have known why until years later?

    What if one's significant other isn't aware of the tipping custom, and is horrified at witnessing a $200 or $500 tip? Have relationships or marriages been severely damaged because of tipping?

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    I don't know about tipping specifically, but I know many relationships that have been damaged by worrying too much about what the other person is doing with his/her money, so that's probably the underlying problem and not so much the tipping.
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    Ya know, I'm a decent tipper, and I have no problem in most situations. But tipping on a big win, especially a slot win, galls me. I lose $5000, nobody does anything. I win $5000, and now I'm an ATM?

    And I'm the guy who is $10/night for the maid, 30% in restaurants, etc. Dealers are $5/hr on average, win or lose. I just don't get how a big win means I have to pay.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 9:54:31 AM permalink
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    Ya know, I'm a decent tipper, and I have no problem in most situations. But tipping on a big win, especially a slot win, galls me. I lose $5000, nobody does anything. I win $5000, and now I'm an ATM?

    And I'm the guy who is $10/night for the maid, 30% in restaurants, etc. Dealers are $5/hr on average, win or lose. I just don't get how a big win means I have to pay.

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    Yeah, I think maybe the hand payers did more to create the tipping culture than the customers did, but maybe not. I wonder if the first tip on a hand pay was offered (and the employee didn't even know if he/she could accept) or if it was asked for. I should try to find out.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 12:52:35 PM permalink
    I always tip. It's like a courtesy gesture to me
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    September 8th, 2021 at 1:28:09 PM permalink
    I'm gonna have to look at my Player's Club points and see if I can earn $5 per night first.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 3:03:41 PM permalink
    Quote: Mission146



    I don't know about tipping specifically, but I know many relationships that have been damaged by worrying too much about what the other person is doing with his/her money, so that's probably the underlying problem and not so much the tipping.

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    Do married people actually have his and her money that is separate? In my household there is one small pile of money that belongs to whomever spends it first.
    At my age, a "Life In Prison" sentence is not much of a deterrent.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 3:11:20 PM permalink
    Sometimes. My fiancee has her money and I have mine, anyway, then we have money that is ours.
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    September 8th, 2021 at 3:31:23 PM permalink
    Quote: Mission146

    Sometimes. My fiancee has her money and I have mine, anyway, then we have money that is ours.

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    I understand it for non married people.
    At my age, a "Life In Prison" sentence is not much of a deterrent.
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