Wait, I don't mean keep it for sentimental reasons, what I mean is you can keep the darn thing from fraying right there where the cord meets the plug.

If you've ever used an Ipad or other device that requires charging,  you know exactly what I'm talking about. I can't begin to tell you how many of the crazy things I've gone through.  This is pretty much why you see these things everywhere for relatively cheap, but save your money and try these tricks.