TORONTO, August 9, 2010 - Kanetix® (, Canada's online marketplace for insurance quotes recently asked some Ontario auto insurance shoppers how much money they saved by comparing auto insurance quotes. While individual results varied, the average savings for insurance shoppers, who said helped them save money on their auto insurance premiums, was $524.38.

The findings illustrate how important it is for Ontario auto insurance consumers to shop around. Every year, on renewal, drivers should comparison shop their insurance rates. Auto insurance rates not only vary considerably from company to company but also frequently fluctuate. The auto insurer who at one time offered the best car insurance rate, may not be the right fit on renewal.

Getting Ontario auto insurance quotes online through is easy and, with the potential to save an average of $500, well worth the few minutes it typically takes to visit and get quotes from competing insurance providers. is an online service for shoppers looking to compare insurance quotes: auto insurance, home insurance, life insurance, travel insurance, motorcycle insurance and more. Kanetix works with agents, broker-based companies and direct writers to ensure that the insurance quotes delivered through are up-to-date and easy to act on; through Kanetix shoppers have a direct line to the providers of the quotes they obtained - whether it is through an online application or dedicated phone number.

About Kanetix

Launched in October 1999, Kanetix is Canada's leading national, online insurance marketplace. The Kanetix insurance information and shopping service brings consumers and insurance companies together in a one-stop shopping environment. Each day, thousands of consumers visit the Kanetix website to compare insurance quotes from a variety of Canadian insurance companies. Kanetix visitors can select the insurance quote of their choice and where available, choose to complete the application for coverage online or purchase their policy over the phone.

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Kanetix Ltd.

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