FYI! NJ E-Z Pass Holders, You’re Paying Monthly Fees!
Really? That's how you're gonna do us E-Z Pass?!
First we have to pay to go places conveniently and when try to avoid tolls to save money ... we end up paying regardless.
Yep! Say hello to a monthly fee! If you were not aware, the NJ E-Z Pass system is charging you a monthly transponder fee and it actually totals to about $18 a year. It may not seem like much, but when you don't actually go though tolls often, it's kind of a rip off. Especially for people who try and shave down costs in there everyday lives.
Any who ... people aren't happy about this i.e.. (See tweet below.)
According to NJ.com, here's where you can get a break, 'Drivers who link their N.J. E-ZPass account to a bank account, credit or debit card essentially get a free tag, as long as they don’t lose it. Even cash customers pay less, posting a $10 tag deposit in New Jersey when they open an account.'
Read more here.