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Old 03-31-2012, 03:16 PM   #1
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Extended warranties, like Good Sam ESP

I wonder if the Good Sam ESP (Extended Service Plan), works well for Rvers
who have a breakdown a ways from home?

I feel I have been taken advantage of, when I was in this situation.

With a third party paying part of the bill, would a repair place be less likely to try charge an RVer all they figured they could?

The extended warranties bought from a dealer, often benefit the dealer with a big commission, but do little for the consumer. But, I think Good Sam is
better in this repect.

Good Sam Enterprises reported a profit of $3.9 million, last month, the first profit since 2007. So, I think Good Sam will be around for a while.

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Old 03-31-2012, 03:32 PM   #2
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Hey DogFather... welcome to the forum. I can't comment on the Good Sam ESP since I don't have it and haven't used it but maybe someone else will. What you say makes sense though. I would hope that GS could negotiate better (from a volume position) than you or I might in a remote location should we break down.

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Old 03-31-2012, 05:22 PM   #3
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If you put the money in an account instead of in the plan you will have protection. Most items like AC, furnace, refrigerator, etc are a lot less than the cost of a policy. In my opinion the insurance companies wouldn't offer protection policies if they don't make money on them.
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Welcome DogFather!! I love your handle!
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