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How to save on car insurance in Toronto.
Toronto is home to some of the busiest roadways in the world.
From downtown city driving to navigating the surrounding highways, the traffic is so intense that all drivers in Toronto, Ontario need great car insurance coverage.
To reduce your rate, a licensed broker will help you customize your policy beyond legally required coverages.
We'll make sure that you have the coverages you need, but aren't paying for those you don't need.
At a minimum, every vehicle insurance policy in Toronto must include third-party liability, accident benefits, direct compensation-property damage coverage (DCPD) and uninsured automobile coverage.
Additional coverages can include:
Collision: Covers car replacement or repair costs if your car is damaged in a collision and you’re at fault.
Comprehensive: Covers damage by debris, earthquake, explosions, theft, vandalism and weather events.
Specified perils: Covers damage from a short list of perils that are specifically named in your Toronto automobile insurance policy such as attempted theft, damage in transport, earthquake, explosions, fire, lightning, riots or windstorm.
All perils: Covers many perils. Broadly, has similarities to collision and comprehensive coverage.
So that you can get the best car insurance in Toronto, our brokers are available to answer any questions you may have about your policy options.
The most popular cars in Toronto.
Vehicle type is one of the variables that insurance carriers consider when trying to determine a rate.
In general, those with higher safety ratings are likely to have a lower premium.
Luxury vehicles, on the other hand, which are designed more for performance than safety, tend to be expensive to insure.
In a poll of our applications, between June 2019 and June 2020, the following brands were most popular with Toronto drivers:
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Frequently Asked Questions about auto insurance in Toronto.
Trying to save money while living in Toronto can be daunting.
Start by identifying negotiable costs. For example, depending on how you use your car in Toronto, lower insurance rates may be available to you.
Use our free, online quote tool to compare rates from up to 10 companies. It’s an easy form to fill out and will produce results in less than three minutes.
Connect with one of our brokers to confirm if you can save by adjusting some of the details you input into the quote tool.
There are a number of variables that insurance companies consider when providing a quote. Updating a single detail in your application could significantly affect the quotes you're eligible for.
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From Victoria, B.C. to Toronto, Ont. to St. John’s, Nfld., location is only one of the factors car insurance companies consider when calculating your rate.
Other variables that help determine your car insurance costs include: driving experience, claims history, coverage type, vehicle type.
To find the best car insurance in Toronto for the lowest rate, start by using our free, online quote tool.
Next, to secure the best rate and lock in additional savings, connect with one of our brokers: 1-855-754-0350.
A broker can also share with you tips on how to lower your insurance costs further. For example, you may qualify for a different rate if you bundle your policies so that all are held by a single company.
A number of variables go into determining car insurance rates. Location is an important factor, but is considered together with others like the policy holder’s driving record and claims history.
Based on applications in our database, drivers pay about $3,000 each year for automobile insurance in Toronto.
Rates in surrounding cities, however, tend to be higher. For example, a recent review of insurance rates across the province reflects that car insurance rates for Brampton, Ont. drivers are up to 42% higher than for Toronto drivers.
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Yes, across Canada, all drivers are required, by law, to have car insurance.
Each province has its own laws regarding the minimum type of car insurance coverage required.
It’s illegal in Canada to drive without car insurance.
Drivers caught without one may be subject to a fine.
At a minimum, Toronto drivers must have third-party liability, accident benefits, direct compensation-property damage coverage (DCPD) and uninsured automobile coverage.
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