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evy1281

evy1281

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Hello Ladies

Just out of curiosity what is a reasonable TIP? And are you feeding them, or is it one or the other???

Thanks for the info.

TIA
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 2:51 PM



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ChrissynRicky

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4/30/2006 3:00 PM

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Fox Hollow - Woodbury, NY

Feeding DJ & DJ Assistant

As far as tipping, I'm doing at least 20% based on the total price.
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 2:56 PM



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milerose

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9/16/2006 6:00 PM

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My DJ is a personal friend of mine and the MC so I am going to tip them $150 each and the percussionist $100
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 3:02 PM



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DandS

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I also will be paying for meals for the DJ (however many guys there are) as well as tipping them.
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 3:04 PM



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angnick

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i am tipping 100 bucks.
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 4:10 PM



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ayadali

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Meals and I am tipping the DJ and MC $100 each
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 4:37 PM



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jgbernet

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Don't you want to wait and see if they do a good job? I don't think tipping is automatic. I think depends whether or not someone went above and beyond. If the DJ or photographer or whoever does a really good job, then I would think another $100 would be reasonable, but I do think tips should be earned.
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 4:44 PM



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BlueTulip

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If things go well-a total of 200-300, plus meals.
 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 4:47 PM



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melbalalala

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Posted by jgbernet

Don't you want to wait and see if they do a good job? I don't think tipping is automatic. I think depends whether or not someone went above and beyond. If the DJ or photographer or whoever does a really good job, then I would think another $100 would be reasonable, but I do think tips should be earned.



I was thinking the same thing. Alot of these tips seem kind of high. Especially for DJs that own their own DJ company and get the full amount of your payment.

 
 

POSTED 3/28/06 5:11 PM



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