The Biggest Scam In Vegas May Be Your Taxi Ride –

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Las Vegas is famous for shady characters who try to stay under the radar: card counters, bookies and, um, others. But some of the shadiest may be hiding in plain sight: taxi drivers.

“We conservatively estimate airport passengers were overcharged $14.8 million in 2012,” reads an audit report on taxi services in Las Vegas.

Read the full story on my Forbes blog, Seat 1A.

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