How Much Should I Tip My Newspaper Carrier at Christmas? A Guide To Tipping Etiquette

By John Goldsmith •  Updated: 11/19/22 •  2 min read

Are you confused about how much to tip after your acupuncturist appointment? Have you heard different advice from friends and family, but still don’t know what the right etiquette is? Don’t worry – we have all the answers. Read on to discover the best way to show appreciation for your acupuncturist without breaking the bank.

What is the Standard Tipping Etiquette for Acupuncturists?

Tipping your acupuncturist is not always expected, but it is customary in some cases to show your appreciation for great service. Generally speaking, the standard tipping etiquette for an acupuncturist ranges from 10-20%, depending on the quality of care you received.

  • Tip between 10-20% based on your experience with their services.
  • If you have a set budget and cannot afford to tip at that rate, any amount will be appreciated as long as it reflects what you can reasonably pay.
  • When unsure about how much to tip or if a gratuity isn’t typically accepted by the practitioner, err on the side of caution and avoid leaving tips altogether.

  • At the end of the day, it’s up to your discretion whether or not you choose to leave a gratuity – just remember that tipping is never mandatory.

    How Can You Show Your Appreciation Without Breaking the Bank?

    Showing your appreciation doesn’t require spending a lot of money. In fact, some of the most meaningful gestures are free and can go a long way in making someone feel appreciated. Here are five ways to show your gratitude without breaking the bank: