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Which Delmarva State Has The Worst Tippers?

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DELAWARE - Consider yourself a good tipper?  Well, if you live in Delaware, apparently you're among the worst.

That's at least according to data gathered by Square, a company that makes credit card payments possible using a smartphone.  The company says customers in Delaware left the lowest percentage at just 14 percent, less than the US average of just over 16 percent.

The same data says folks in the first state tip less frequently, at only 38 percent of the time, opposed to Illinois at 61 percent.

"Normally, it's a given for me: 15 percent," says Dorothy of Delmar, Delaware.

Chester Billings, Sr. says "I only tip if I get good service.  I don't get good service, I won't tip."

It's important to note: this data only includes tips that are left with a credit or debit card...not cash.

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