Why Home Warranties Aren't All They're Cracked Up to Be

Christy Bieber, The Motley Fool
·3-min read
Why Home Warranties Aren't All They're Cracked Up to Be

Home warranties promise protection against problems that arise in your house that aren't covered by homeowners insurance. For example, warranties may promise to cover you if your appliances, water heater, or furnace break. If you have a newer home, your home warranty may duplicate coverage you already have.