Indeed, the cost of living today has drastically changed. The prices of countless commodities have all been gradually increasing. So, as an expected result, most people nowadays are struggling to survive every day. Thus, undergoing through the eye of the needle.
Recent tax adjustments by the government gravely damaged fare prices. This resulted to an expected jeepney fare hike. Despite this, there are still some jeepney drivers who charge their passengers with the old price. Here is the reason why.
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Based on the narrative taken from a viral Facebook post, netizens named Shaira Joy Henson Apacible and Bon Concepcion were lectured by a jeepney driver about the transportation tariff.
According to them, the jeepney driver explained why he is still charges his passenger with 8 pesos. This follows the newly announced transportation fare of 9 pesos.
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To his revelation, the honest jeepney driver revealed he still doesn’t have a transportation tariff, which is a system of prices, or rates, according to which payment is collected, for transportation.
In the end, he advised his passengers to look for the transportation tariff whenever a jeepney driver demands a 9 pesos fare.
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Read the entire viral Facebook post below.
Here are the comments of the netizens below: