The Better Business Bureau says that out-of-town tourists are targets for fake tickets.
WASHINGTON — Parking tickets are one of many nuisances for drivers but it can be even more displeasing when some are discovered to be scams.
So, how do you avoid being a victim of a fake parking ticket? Well, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) provides tips on how to not get played by the faux parking police.
Rule number one: Be aware of your surroundings. The BBB says that out-of-town tourists are targets for fake tickets so before visiting a new area it is best to make sure to do your research ahead of time and read parking signs carefully.
Next, pay attention to even the smallest details on a parking citation. The BBB explains that scammers are able to copy logos and city…