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Buying Your First Boat Guide

So you’re ready to take the plunge and buy a boat. Download our step-by-step beginner’s guide to get up to speed on all the basics.

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Find Your Perfect Boat

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Whether high speed or low key, there's a boat for every lifestyle and occasion.

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Certified Dealers

Using a marine five-star certified dealer will ensure you buy a boat that is safe and seaworthy. 

Marina Finder

Ready to hit the water? Use our interactive map to discover local spots for fishing and boating.

Register Your Boat Online

Boat registrations vary from state to state. Register your boat today with our online tool.

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Articles & Resources

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Inspirational stories, educational articles, and tips for new & experienced captains.

Do you have a need for speed? If you want to learn how to make a boat go faster, be sure to make these three easy adjustments that will help you see a significant difference in your boat's speed and performance.

Wondering how to avoid seasickness on your next boat outing? Preventing seasickness can help you avoid or reduce mild feelings of discomfort to uncontrollable nausea and weakness—follow these five simple tips.

Express cruisers, also known as express boats, are popular fast cruising boats that falls within the motor yacht family. An express cruiser has a large open cockpit that mixes indoor and outdoor living, a helm behind a windshield, and multiple cabins.