Tip #2 for Avoiding Payment Awkwardness: Gratuities

Just as you would tip a good waitress or waiter, a 10-20 percent tip for each service vendor is both considerate and appreciated. Tips should not be obligatory, rather they should express your gratitude for good service. Many catering contracts and transportation companies include gratuity in their contract. Read carefully to ensure that you don’t accidentally tip twice.


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Tip #3 for Avoiding Payment Awkwardness: Receipts

Be sure to keep clear, organized records when it comes to wedding vendor receipts. In this digital age, receipts, emails and payments can easily get lost or misplaced. Keep a file of printed receipts to ensure that both you and your vendors are on the same page.