Topic: Boat Ownership

8 Ways to Check Out a Used Boat

What to Look For When Buying a Used Boat If you are thinking about buying a used boat, then you are also thinking about investing tens of thousands, or possibly hundreds of thousands of dollars, possibly even more.  Before you write that check, you need to do some other “checking” first. For the financial big […]

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Rope for Boating and Marine Use: What You Need to Know

Thanks to the team from Quality Nylon Rope for today’s guest post! Quality Nylon Rope is a veteran-owned, U.S. based manufacturer and distributer of rope, cord, bungee shock cord and related products. Shop for rope by style, size, fiber or application, including boating and marine use. Anchors away – but, wait, what’s your anchor attached to? Rope […]

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Is Buying a Boat a Bad Investment?

How to decide if boat ownership is right for you Being out on the open water is one of the best ways to spend your leisure time. Weekend fishing trips with your friends. A Saturday afternoon of water sports. Overnight adventures with the family. The ways you can make memories on a boat are endless. […]

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Boat's Hull in Light blue Waters

Can I legally drive a boat in my state?

Few feelings can be worse than when you are finally ready to carefully place that freshly bought boat in the water only to see a sign posted that a certain permit, license, or approval is necessary for you legally set sail. The first step before you make any purchase is to check the legal regulations […]

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Yamaha outboard motor on a boat

4 Things to Know Before Choosing a Motor

Unless you plan on rowing that 45-foot yacht you just bought, you are going to need to give some serious consideration to what you got going on under the hood. These days there is a wide variety of engine motors out there. From big and small to light and green, the options are nearly endless. […]

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