Once in a while, life throws you bone and you can actually get money back from the City of New York, instead of the other way around. There are many reasons why you might receive a refund from the City. It’s important to know the difference between refund types and
The bane of many drivers’ existence, school zone speed cameras often seem to be prowling on every street, waiting to catch every driver who passes by. At the end of the day, however, they exist to prevent accidents and even save the lives of pedestrians, especially children. As you know,
Getting a $50 camera ticket for driving in a bus lane in New York City is more than enough. What happens, however, if you get more than one? The answer may surprise you if you’ve gotten multiple tickets in the past. As of February 2020, each subsequent bus lane violation
As you already know, signs rule the street when it comes to parking. Unfortunately, these signs don’t always agree, so what’s a motorist to do? When in doubt, refer to the newest sign. According to the New York City Department of Transportation Traffic Rules: (6) Paper or other temporary signs.
Mistakes can happen in life at any time, even when you’re paying for your tickets. Maybe you and a loved one paid for the same ticket using different methods. Maybe you know your license plate ends in 23, but your fingers decided to type 32 instead. Whatever the reason, the
One of the most common tickets that are disputed are school zone camera tickets. Sometimes, it seems like they exist just to drain you of your hard-earned money. The true reason, of course, is not quite so sinister. School zone speed violations are the result of the City of New
Accidents and emergencies are part of life and can show up at any time. And if they show up while you’re driving, they can lead to a parking ticket. Fortunately, there are some cases where you may be able to win a dispute. Disabled Vehicle If you find yourself illegally
It’s very important to keep your mailing address up-to-date in your local government office. A common reason for disputing parking and camera tickets is never receiving the ticket. Unfortunately, this defense will almost never work, as ticket copies are sent to your home. If you didn’t update your address after
There are a variety of reasons why you might lose ownership of a license plate. Whether you sold, lost, or transferred your plates however, it’s possible that you may still get tickets on a plate you no longer own. What do you do in this situation? Dispute it of course!
A common complaint we hear is about getting multiple tickets on the same day for the same violation. So, is it possible to get two tickets on the same day? Absolutely. You can even get them in the same location, but there are some cases where you may be able