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  1. How-To / Seamanship

    Boat Items Checklist: What To Have Onboard

    Lenny Rudow
    Jul 5, 2018

    Beginner boaters need to know what to always have onboard the boat—this checklist will help. …Read More

  2. How-To / Seamanship

    Overnight Cruising

    Zuzana Prochazka
    Jun 28, 2018

    Interested in overnight cruising? Here are five tips for night passages and how to handle it. …Read More

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  4. How-To / Seamanship

    Marine Stereos: Best Ways to Bring Your Tunes Onboard

    Kim Kavin
    Jun 25, 2018

    Searching for the best marine stereos for your boat? Here's our top picks from our experts—the best systems to bring your tunes out on the water. …Read More

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  7. How-To / Maintenance

    Repower with Outboards

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 21, 2018

    Buying a new outboard (or two) is a huge financial commitment. Here are a few of the considerations experts make when recommending new power. …Read More

  8. How-To / Buying & Selling

    The Cost of Owning a Boat: Budgeting and Financial Planning

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 14, 2018

    Buying a boat is only part of the financial planning you need to do; owning a boat requires a budget of its own. …Read More

  9. How-To / Seamanship

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Passenger Boating

    Jack Feldman & Gregory Mintz
    Jun 13, 2018

    It's nice to have friends with boats, and it's even nicer when they invite you out for a day on the water. So remember, it’s not hard to steer clear of bad etiquette—here's some simple advice to follow. …Read More

  10. How-To / Maintenance

    Ready to Switch from Gas to Diesel?

    Lenny Rudow
    May 31, 2018

    Boat owners must weigh the advantages and disadvantages of switching their engines from gas to diesel. …Read More

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  12. 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

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  14. 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

  15. 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

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