How Much Will a Ticket Raise My Car Insurance Rates?

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[By Dr. David E. Marcinko MBA]

Be careful out there!

A GMAC survey revealed that 1 in 5 drivers would not pass the written driver’s test if they took it today. And, getting a ticket will raise your car insurance rate, but by how much?

The Survey

The survey found that reckless driving triggers the highest hike — an average increase of 22 percent — yet many drivers aren’t even sure what constitute reckless driving?


DEM in his 1990 Miata


Reckless Driving

Depending on state laws, reckless driving can be defined as: driving over 80 mph, driving too fast for weather conditions, knowingly driving in a way that endangers others.


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