It was quite a battle.

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BolleDuc
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Re: It was quite a battle.
In reply to Florida Nature Photographer, 7 months ago

Florida Nature Photographer wrote:

Ron Evers wrote:

...I bought the camera on my Visa I had a year extended warranty administered by Allianz Global Assistance....

It is my opinion they have no intention of paying out for legitimate claims, hoping folks will just give up if they give you the run-around.

I post this to show the folks here, you need to keep every scrap of documentation, if you hope to collect on a credit card extended warranty & don't let them beat you down with the run-around policy.

For balance, I had a camera fall on a marble floor months after purchasing it and American Express paid for a replacement with a very reasonable amount of documentation required.

It was a very legitimate claim and I had never made one before in the years I have been with them.

This experience likely varies from card to card and from card issuer to card issuer.

Amex is a class act, I'm not surprised by your positive experience. I've never made an insurance claim with them but I consistently purchase with my Amex for that very reason or at least that expectation of truly good customer service. It's good to hear my faith isn't misplaced. I never feel that Amex outsources taking care of their customers.

No connection, just a happy customer.

Paul

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