Boat Ownership Basics
Owning a boat doesn't have to be intimidating—it should be fun, exciting and rewarding. Your own boat means you have your own personal anytime-ticket for a vacation on-demand. To get started, follow our boat ownership guide to dive into things like insurance, storage, maintenance and more.
How to Get a Boating License
Boating license and education requirements vary by state, but most courses and tests can be completed online.
Register Your Boat Online
Boat registration is critical part of boat ownership. Learning how to register your boat is easy, and you can start the process right now.
These top 10 picks prove 2022 is the perfect year to enjoy some awesomely affordable boating. Dive into the boating lifestyle with these new entry-level models, including everything from aluminum fishing boats to bowriders, personal watercrafts (PWC), center consoles, and more.
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It's time to deck the hulls! 'Tis the season for lighted, holiday boat parades across the country. Explore our comprehensive list by state to find a parade in your area, and find tips on how to decorate your boat.