The holiday shopping season is here and so are the hard sells for extended warranties and service plans. Consumer Reports says there’s a real “dollars and cents” reason for this. Stores make a lot more profit on these than on the actual product you’re buying.
You’ve shopped around for a new car, you’ve made your decision and you write that hefty down payment check. The one lingering question many car buyers have left is – Should I get one of those extended warranties?