Should you get a phone warranty?May 18, 2018

If you’ve purchased a new smartphone, you’ve probably experienced that moment at the store. The uncomfortable one that makes you cringe every time. You’re about to checkout and the salesperson asks, “Would you like to add on a phone warranty?”
Do you buy the expensive warranty that you hopefully will never need to use? Or do you say no to the warranty, get home and crack your screen? Follow this chart to see if you should get a warranty for your new phone.

Should you purchase a phone warranty?

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What you must know about warranties

Phone warranties at the store typically cost between $11-$13/month. That is equal to $264-$312 for two years! Upsie warranties only cost between $79.99-$119.99 for two years of coverage. If you do the math, that’s a savings of over $180!

It’s always better to be safe than sorry when protecting an electronic device. Additionally, it’s always better to save money. After all, electronic devices are expensive enough on their own. So say no to a warranty at checkout and protect your device with Upsie.