Frontier flight attendants can pocket customer tips – CBS News

Frontier flight attendants can pocket customer tips  CBS News

Frontier Airlines has changed its in-flight tipping policies to allow flight attendants to pocket gratuities from serving food and beverages to passengers. The Jan. 1 shift in rules ended a three-year policy of pooling flier tips among crew members. “The program has resulted in millions of dollars in tips since its inception more than three years ago, showing how much our customers appreciate the great work of our flight attendants,” Frontier spokesperson Jonathan Freed told CBS MoneyWatch. But the shift comes amid strained contract negotiations with Frontier’s unionized employees, who are …