Again, chuggers are in the headlines, with a call from Wellington city councillor Iona Pannett making comment that they “profit from a form of mild harassment.

Chuggers, charity muggers, can be seen as aggressive in the way they approach people – the hands out to almost block your path, the hand out to shake yours … actions that could be seen as intimidating to some.

I’ve discussed chuggers before, Chuggers Charity Muggers, We’ll keep the lot – thank you, Charity Muggers – Skills Shortage.

What’s your view of “chuggers” – are they too aggressive, too pushy?

See also Chuggers: The truth behind the clipboard people.

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