on 6/26/01 2:53 PM, Raphael Bustin at email@example.com wrote:
> I avoid "extended warranties" as a matter of
> principle, be it washing machines or audio
I do too, but other people have pointed out that for low-grade consumer
items which have a very short projected lifespan...things like cheap CD
players etc... they can be a good idea because you basically get a new one
when the old one fails (as it inevitably does).