Come February 17th 2011, tougher penalties will be coming for New York drivers who get caught talking on their cell phones. Penalties will now include a 2-point moving violation if convicted.

As you all probably know, points on your license will drastically increase your Long Island auto insurance premiums. NY residents may want to install a hands-free kit in their cars, as the alternative will be a costly monthly increase on your auto insurance premiums.

Protect your wallet…go hands-free.