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    Diamond Ring warranty?

    Just wondering if anyone has any insight into purchasing the ring "warranty" that jewelers offer. I don't remember the exact details, however the jeweler is Greenberg's. It costs around 170..(all purchases come with the standard warranty). I believe most jewelers offer something similar.

    And another question, would you get a separate policy on a 5000$ ring? Or would you place it under your general property insurance?

    Any help is appreciated!



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Not sure I'm reading right - so you're getting a standard warranty and they are offering additional protection for $170?

    Get the ring appraised independently and use that to get a rider for your insurance. It should be less than $100 a year.



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Diamonds last forever. Duh.



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Most warranties are built for their profit. As far as insurance, we added it on to our homeowner's insurance.



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    extended warranties are almost always not worth it.



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Wife has a ring valued at $11,000. Got an inland marine insurance policy for it that costs all of $100/yr.

    I'd get a separate policy and screw the so called warranty.



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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    If you are buying something from a jeweler you shouldn't need a warranty on it else you aren't buying very good quality. You do need to put it on your home or renters insurance though in case it is lost or stolen.


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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Add to homeowners/renters insurance policy if you're worried about it. Don't pay for a warranty they're just a scam to pull extra money from you upfront.




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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Reading it, it looks like you have to make sure to go there every 6 months for cleaning and inspection as well.

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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Is the warranty on the ring, or the marriage?

    Because $170 is a drop in the bucket compared to what it would cost you out of pocket.........or so I hear.


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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    You do get free ring cleanings.


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    Re: Diamond Ring warranty?

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Wife has a ring valued at $11,000. Got an inland marine insurance policy for it that costs all of $100/yr.

    I'd get a separate policy and screw the so called warranty.
    Wife and I did the exact same thing, for the exact same cost from State Farm.



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