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Waiter changed tip

BenT32301 | Sep 21, 2007 10:30 AM

I need some advice, please.

My partner and I dined at a chain steak house near my home in a college town. We purchased a "Monday and Tuesday only" special, so our meals totalled a modest $16.11. I knew we had a slightly reduced meal, so I tipped $3.89 to round my bill to $20.00, even though the service was average.

When I balanced my credit cards (which happens to be a platinum AMEX), I see that they charged me $20.11. While it is only 11 cents, should I contact the management that this type of behavior is intolerable or should I just let it go? While I am tempted to write a letter, I would also hate to have this kid decide to come find me or my home for retribution on a small amount if I leave an address for a response. So how can I get my point across effectively?

Many thanks, in advance, for your advice.

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