Getting AppleCare for my new MacBook Pro 2021 was surprisingly confusing

Understand how to protect your Mac with AppleCare

I just spent $2,799 on a new MacBook Pro 14-inch (2021), so you might not be surprised to hear that I wasn’t going to just let that investment go unprotected. This means I was also going to buy some AppleCare, the warranty coverage that guarantees you repairs and support (including against incidents of accidental damage). 

Unfortunately, I was slightly confused by the options presented. 

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