22 hours ago

Are Extended Warranties Worth The Money?

When you're about to purchase a big-ticket item such as a plasma TV, or even a fragile small item like a PDA, you're usually offered the chance to extend the manufacturer's warranty -- for a fee. But is this insurance really necessary -- or can it read more...



2 weeks ago

Dishwasher Repairman Caught Jacking Up Price

How much does it cost to make a simple repair on a dishwasher? Eight Long Island, N.Y.-area companies observed by ABCNEWS hidden cameras charged just $45 to $76 for one repair, but the price a ninth company charged might have consumers hanging on read more...



2 weeks ago

Tax deductions around the home



The deadline to file taxes is next week, and if you're still scrambling to find deductions, you should look no further than read more...



2 weeks ago

Why Appliances Need Repairs So Often

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue

By Caroline Mayer

New models break down more quickly than ever. Here's how to decide whether to repair or replace a clunker.
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2 weeks ago

Why Appliances Need Repairs So Often

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue

By Caroline Mayer

New models break down more quickly than ever. Here's how to decide whether to repair or replace a clunker.
read more...



3 weeks ago

TECH TALK Appliance Repair 101: It's about the parts.

Byline: STEVEN ROSENBERG

Fixing computers is pretty easy, especially if you've got lots

of spare parts. The same is true for cars and trucks - if - they were

made in the 1980s or earlier.



What you may not k read more...