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Perks of a Using a Credit Card - Purchase Protection

Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 7:29 AM
In addition to being able to dispute credit card charges due to billing errors, fraudulent purchases or product quality issues, some credit cards offer purchase protection. has a good review of this:
Payment processors American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa all offer purchase protection on some cards for damage or theft of goods up to 90 days after purchase.
Ken TuminKen Tumin5,472 posts since
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1. Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 6:20 PM
I like the automatic warranty extension by using the credit card.  Even though I haven't had any issue with any recent purchases, it is good to have that extended warranty in case of when you buy a lemon.
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