businessinsider.com – Nathan McAlone
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Applecare can sometimes be a lifesaver, but it is, every time, annoyingly expensive.
And yet even with the high price, when you are staring at your shiny new iPhone in the Apple Store, and the salesperson is trying to force you to imagine breaking it, many of us cave. “Okay, yes, I would like to buy Applecare+.”
It doesn’t have to be that way.
There’s a simple trick you can use to get your manufacturer’s warranty extended from one year to two years — and it doesn’t cost you a cent. This trick not only works with iPhones, but with laptops, cameras, or literally any electronic (with a warranty).