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8 Factors That Affect Your Car Insurance Rate: What You Can and Can’t Control

If you drive a vehicle in Canada, or if you're shopping for one, you need car insurance. This mandatory expense protects you and your vehicle in the event of a collision or other damage. However, you may not know how your insurance rate is calculated, despite its long-term impact on the cost of car ownership.

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