(Do it for the Choco Tacos!)

The average cost of a DUI conviction in the United States is $9,101, but that number could reach as high as $20,000 in some states. That’s a lot of dough! Factors that can contribute to this cost include fines, attorney fees, court costs, bail, required substance abuse classes/counseling, car towing/impounding, incarceration, higher auto insurance premiums, SR22 insurance, temporary loss of income, alternate transportation costs form not being able to drive a car, restitution fund, DMV reissue fee, ignition interlock drive, monitoring fees, periodic blood testing, classified as a high risk driver and potential loss of job.

Besides the obvious possible danger to yourself and others that can result from choosing to drive drunk, if you ARE lucky enough to get out alive, the financial cost of a DUI can be severely debilitating to your bank account.

to show you why hailing a cab is the smartest move you can make for your finances in addition to your safety, here’s what that amount of money can look like

1,900

BIG MACS

1

UBER X TRIP

from Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco to Times Square in New York City AND Back. THEN using that same Uber X for a drive to the Vegas strip and back to San Francisco

1,255

17-ounce bottles ofSriracha

45

bottles of Cristal BrutVINTAGE CHAMPAGNE

4MONTHS

with apersonal butlerwith an English accent

12,298

Choco Tacos

4

life-sizecustom bustsofyourself

4,919

cups of tallStarbucks coffee

50

Zombie Survival Camp Passes

$100DINNERS

every nightfor three months

26

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