How to save money on towing

Everyone wants and expects cheap towing. No one wants to pay more than they have to.  Granted you are willing to have a professional take care of the tow, but you don’t want to overpay.  Here are some things to consider if you want to save some hard earned money on your next breakdown.

Check with your credit card company

Some credit card companies offer free roadside assistance as a benefit to owning their card.  If you are looking for a new credit card company, check to see if your potential carriers offer this service.  If you have a premium travel credit card then chances are you are in luck!  Have them reach out to us and we can send the bill directly to them.

Check with your insurance company

Many insurers include recovery and towing as part of their coverage.  Otherwise, it is often available for a small, additional charge.  Check out the rates and see what will be your best deal.  For insurance coverage towing. we have great relationships with major insurance companies and can send the bill to them, and that’s what they are there for.


When in an emergency situation, your first impulse will probably be to call anyone who will get you out of the fix as quickly as possible.  If you settle down a bit and use your smartphone to do a little searching, you will probably find several potential tow companies.  Call each one and compare their prices and service.  Choose the best option.  That being said if they are the cheapest towing company in town make sure to read their reviews too!

Automobile Association

Auto clubs offer tow service as part of a comprehensive package of roadside assistance.  Rates can vary but usually, you can get good coverage for about $50 to $100 a year.  The packages and services vary so make sure you check out our article about how to get the best value from your roadside assistance membership.

Vehicle towing can be expensive but it doesn’t have to be if you use some or all of the above tips.  Pre-planning is critical and can frequently save you money when getting you back on the road again.

Towing Toronto is a well-established company with 24-hour service every day of the year, including holidays.  We offer a number of roadside assistance services and are happy to discuss our ability to service your needs.  Give us a call to provide cheap towing service 647-812-1477