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So You Got Caught: How a DUI Will Affect Your Auto Insurance
If you’ve been convicted of impaired driving in Canada or were caught driving with a blood alcohol level greater than .08, you are probably wondering what to expect from your auto insurance company. You likely have a Canada-wide restriction on driving and face a steep fine or jail time. You may have your vehicle impounded and be required to attend treatment.
With a DUI conviction, you will have a criminal record. You may find it difficult to get a job as this conviction will show up in a police background check that a potential employer might run. When it’s time to move, you’ll learn that landlords can decide not to rent to you based on your DUI conviction.
DUI and your auto insurance in Canada
Most insurance companies will terminate your policy. You will have to obtain auto insurance through a high risk market at a significantly higher premium.
A well-informed insurance professional can help you find an auto insurance company that will cover you. Get quotes from multiple companies so you can get the lowest rate…

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