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  1. How-To / Seamanship

    Towing a Boat on the Water

    Brett Becker
    May 3, 2018

    There's nothing worse than breaking down in the middle of open water—luckily, if you can flag down a fellow boater, they may be able to give you a tow. Here's how... …Read More

  2. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Personal Watercraft (PWC) and Jet Ski Buyer's Guide

    Charles Plueddeman
    Apr 26, 2018

    Thinking about buying a personal watercraft (PWC)? Check out our WaveRunner and Jet Ski Buyer's Guide to help get you started—before you know it, you'll be out on the water. …Read More

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  4. How-To / Buying & Selling

    How to Get a Boat Loan

    Staff
    Apr 19, 2018

    With interest rates already on the rise during this spring buying season, it's important to be informed on the best practices on how to get a boat loan—follow these expert tips from BoatUS. …Read More

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  7. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Choosing the Right Personal Watercraft (PWC)

    Brett Becker
    Apr 11, 2018

    If you're thinking about buying a jet ski or PWC, there are a few factors to consider—take a look at our expert tips to ensure you chose the right personal watercraft for your needs. …Read More

  8. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Boat Prices with NADA Guides

    Doug Logan
    Apr 5, 2018

    Combining the range of boats.com with the depth of NADA Guides will help you pinpoint an ideal selling price for your boat. …Read More

  9. How-To / Maintenance

    Spring Commissioning for Your Boat

    Gary Reich
    Mar 22, 2018

    Everything you need to know to get your boat ready for the spring season can be found right here. …Read More

  10. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Boat Insurance 101

    Zuzana Prochazka
    Mar 8, 2018

    Here's what the experts have to say about boat insurance, including what to know and how to make it cost lost. …Read More

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  12. How-To / Maintenance

    How To Paint a Boat

    Doug Logan
    Mar 1, 2018

    Whether you're maintaining the topsides of a wooden classic or covering up old, faded gelcoat, the same prep and painting techniques apply. …Read More

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  14. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Buying a New Boat

    Lenny Rudow
    Feb 22, 2018

    Is a new boat in your future? We have the know-how and info you need to make it happen. …Read More

  15. How-To / Buying & Selling

    Boat Loan Basics

    Zuzana Prochazka
    Feb 8, 2018

    Our experts at boats.com share their insights on the ins and outs of boat loans—explaining the basic steps needed to finance a boat purchase. …Read More

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