Buying

New England Boat Show: Fresh Confidence

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Buying a boat and maintaining a boating lifestyle takes a certain level of financial wherewithal, and I’m not talking about the super rich and their … [Read more...]

Gelcoat Maintenance: Shiny Side Up

When it comes to caring for the finish on your boat, there are essentially five steps to the process and two approaches. The steps are, in order: Wash Clean Polish Protect Maintain The … [Read more...]

Boats by the Side of the Road

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I’m driving along and suddenly a boat appears for sale on the side of the road. I swerve a little as I tap the breaks and strain my neck to see. In less … [Read more...]

Buying Boat Insurance? Get a Survey

When purchasing or researching the purchase of a pre-owned yacht it is very important to know exactly what you are buying. The best way to find out for … [Read more...]

Do You Know How Your Boat is Insured?

When reviewing your marine insurance policy, it is important to understand how your investment is protected.  Most major yacht insurance companies offer … [Read more...]

Top 10 Ways to Create a Successful Boating Partnership

Boaters are passionate for what they do and it's not surprising that they’d like to share that passion with their significant others. However, boating … [Read more...]

Insuring Your Boat for Hurricane Season

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The Atlantic hurricane season began officially on June 1st and ends November 30th. The Eastern Pacific season started on May 15th and also runs through … [Read more...]

Boat Flippers in a Down Market

With the U.S. economy sputtering, discretionary spending on boats has been off for several seasons. This is not news to folks like you who scour boat listings … [Read more...]

Aluminum Boats Can Fish, Entertain, and Even Tow

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Aluminum boats offer a wide range of uses from fishing to entertainment, sports and recreation to day trips for both experienced and notice boaters.  … [Read more...]

Looking for a Cheap Used Boat? Buy an I/O

Powerboats with inboard engines and outdrives (I/Os) are a popular configuration for those boaters who want the high-horsepower and weight distribution … [Read more...]


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