Buying a Boat

It's Closer Than You Think

Our easy-to-use guides and tools can help make your dream a reality

Shopping For A Boat

Shopping for a boat is easier with our set of helpful tools.
 

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Engines

Glossary of Boating Terms

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Boat Loan Calculator

Our Boat Loan Calculator will help you understand how you can make the boating lifestyle reachable with affordable payments.

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Cost of Boat Ownership

Financing Your 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

A guide to help you while at a boat or dealership.

Marina Finder

Find all the water access points in your area.

Boatshows.com

To compare all your options at one time, in one place, head out to a boat show!

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Articles & Resources

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

May 23, 2018

So it’s time to sell your boat or trade it in. It’s all part of the fun. Here are some approaches and tips to trading-in or selling your boat so that you can get your next one.

Mar 26, 2018

Before catching fish, anglers must locate them. Unless you live in the middle of the great southwestern deserts there should be a body of fishable water within an hour of your home.

Mar 26, 2018

To catch fish the angler must first locate them. Fish are found nearly everywhere there is water with enough food, oxygen and cover. Near your home there should be a body of water that has fish living in it. But to catch a fish, first you must learn to understand where they are hiding.