Service charge

Definition of Service Charges

What is a service charge? A service fee is a charge levied to pay for services related to the primary product or service purchased. Fees are usually added at the time of the transaction. Many industries collect service fees, including restaurants, banks, travel and tourism. When collected, these fees may cover services rendered to the […]

Service charge

Norwegian Cruise Line raises service fees

Planning a trip with Norwegian Cruise Line later this year? Be prepared for higher daily charges. Effective April 1, the company is increasing the service charge it adds to final bills by 3.6% to $13.99 per person per day for passengers staying in most cabins. Suite passengers will pay $16.99 per person per day, an […]