Construction crews, rising water and road blocks- it's a mess nobody saw coming. For Jar Arcand, owner of Santiago's restaurant, a call from the fire department left him in shock.
"You're driving down here, boots in hand just thinking of the worst.
Holiday shopping is just around the corner, and so are the hard sells for extended warranties and service plans. Consumer Reports says there’s a real dollars-and-cents reason for that. Stores make a lot more profit on those than on the actual product you’re buying! In fact, Consumer Reports says service plans are almost never worth it.