076 To Tip or Not to Tip, and How Much?

In this episode, KT discusses:

  • If tipping is an obligation or a gratuity
  • How much the average American tips a year
  • Not all tips are equal

Key Takeaways:

  • Amount you should really tip
  • How the restaurant industry relies on your tip
  • What servers, bartenders, and baristas make

Quote: “[Money] that goes down this path is money that could be used for anything else you might need to accomplish financially.” – KT

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About the author, Kathleen

Kathleen Thomas, who often goes by KT, has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry and understands the need for women to take control of their financial lives.

A Certified Investment Management Analyst, Chartered Life Underwriter, and Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner, Thomas earned her degrees in Finance and Political Science from Salem College.

Prior to founding NewDay Solutions, an independent Registered Advisor Firm, Thomas spent 20 years as a private wealth advisor for Ameriprise Financial Services. Many of her earliest clients continue to work with her.

Thomas is an avid long-distance runner and triathlon participant. She has completed the Boston Marathon seven times and the Ironman Distance Triathlon three times. She has volunteered as coach and mentor for Girls on the Run New Hampshire and Team in Training.

Raised in Newton, Massachusetts, Thomas now lives in Seabrook, New Hampshire, with her husband, John. They have one daughter.

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