Let’s say you’re a pretty safe driver. You’ve had few, if any, accidents over the years, no moving violations, and you pretty much stick to the speed limit on the highway. That in itself should earn you the lowest possible rate on auto insurance, right?

Not so fast. The automotive insurance industry has turned to telematics, the integrated use of telecommunications and vehicle data, to decide who gets the best rates. If you’re not playing this game with them — allowing them to gauge your every moment in the car — you probably won’t the get lowest rate possible. In other words, if you value your privacy, you may be paying a penalty. [Read more]

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