Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Stopping the parking scammers

Consumer group Which? warns about dangers of rogue parking adverts

02 May 2024
Example of a fake parking website (Which?)
Example of a fake parking website (Which?)

 

Rogue advertisers are hijacking promotions for parking apps as a way to trick drivers into setting up recurring payments.

Drivers falling victim to fake parking apps which trick users into spending money on unwanted fees and subscription costs.

An investigation by consumer champion Which? has found an increasing number of fake adverts for popular parking payment apps at the top of online search results, which trick drivers into giving their bank details to third-party websites. The fake...

+91% more

 

Specialist Transport Services Manager
Warrington Borough Council
Warrington
£58,797 - £63,736
Specialist Transport Services Manager
Warrington Borough Council
Warrington
£58,797 - £63,736
Senior Highways and Transport Planner
West Northamptonshire Council
Northampton
£38,234 - £40,778
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 
 
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2024 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020