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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:45:38 -0600Houseboat and its counterpart yacht insurance coverage is centered around the boatman's navigational past experience, the boats use, the season in which it is being on the waters and the parallel insurance rates that match the navigational area it is being used in. For more on this specialized form of insurance read on.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 09:38:57 -0500Just as auto, homeowners, renters, commercial and other forms of coverage need a scrutinizing eye, boat insurance requires the same vigilance. It's important for you seek guidance before buying a protective policy. This article touches on the key components of watercraft insurance.
Tue, 03 May 2016 12:32:39 -0500Are you new to Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBs)? This article explores some of the issues that affect RIB insurance, particularly factors surrounding premium rates. It also looks at some of the typical benefits and features of RIB Insurance policies as well as some of the "small print" to look out for.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:35:47 -0500So, what is the difference between a barge and a narrowboat? "Does it really matter?" you might be asking yourself but there are important distinctions that, will not only irritate narrowboat owners and canal buffs if you get it wrong, but, from an insurance point of view could have serious implications as to the scope, validity and availability of your protection.
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 12:15:28 -0500Attention boat and watercraft enthusiasts: nighttime boating is exciting, enthralling, relaxing - and highly dangerous! Read the article written by those intricately involved in all forms of homeowners, auto, business and boating accidents - the insurance experts.
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 08:42:10 -0600Explains the components of Builders Risks Insurance cover for Boat Builders, Boat Restorers and Boat Fitters. Outlines the scope of cover available and how insurance programmes for individual boat builders and commercial ventures can be sourced.
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 11:26:11 -0600There's new insurance options becoming available for sailing clubs that are challenging established providers and offering new relevant covers for the 21st Century. Which is the best option for your sailing club, yacht club or training centre?
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 14:49:51 -0600Why should you shell out extra amount to pay for cargo insurance? The short answer is: because with that "extra" amount, you will be remunerated in case your cargo gets lost or damaged.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 08:02:01 -0500Not long ago, I was discussing watercraft and boat insurance with an insurance agency owner in Kailua Hawaii, I guess he noticed I was wearing a Kailua Canoe Club sweat shirt. We discussed some of the types of water toy, boat, and marine businesses he insured. He noted that everyone who owned a jet ski was required to have a license for it, and insurance. If no proof of insurance, it could be confiscated by the authorities, but more importantly, if it was stolen you'd eventually get it back if it was duly registered with its identification number.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 07:04:08 -0500Watercraft insurance can protect boats and other vessels as well as their owners against loss of property or potential lawsuits. And watercraft insurance generally is very affordable, especially if owning an expensive boat.
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 13:55:24 -0500The fact is that any international business has numerous risks associated. Especially, importing and exporting of goods can expose you to immense economic losses, in case; the international shipments are damaged or smashed in shipment.
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 11:08:12 -0500Insurance, in any form, is a blessing in disguise! It safeguards you and your possessions in times of need and distress. Hence, entities and possessions that are invaluable and priceless to you must be insured well ahead in time.
Mon, 24 Dec 2012 10:45:14 -0600If your boat is anything larger than a row boat you should consider watercraft coverage. Watercraft coverage is simple to purchase and is relatively inexpensive. Learn about more of the valuable benefits provided by the policy here.
Mon, 05 Nov 2012 14:39:19 -0600One of the main concerns for anyone involved in boating is the upkeep of their valuable craft during the off-season. Ensuring these expensive boats are kept safe and secure can mean big savings on boat dealers insurance, not to mention repair costs.
Fri, 27 Jul 2012 15:30:38 -0500People(read: Men) love boats. We take care of our boats and treasure them almost as much as a member of the family. Most that have boats have boat insurance, but how much are you really paying for that insurance? If you said to yourself while reading this, "Too much... " then this article may just be worth a read for you!We hope that this "baker's dozen" of boating insurance helps you save some money.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012 15:40:20 -0500Coverage that is not available when a boat or personal watercraft is added to a homeowner's policy is what can be offered along with competitive rates, broad acceptance and specialized coverage for boat and personal watercraft (PWC) owners. These policies can include:
Thu, 14 Jun 2012 13:17:22 -0500Owning a boat is not for everyone but for a privileged few. It's an act of luxury that can get you a lot of new friends. Some boat owners swear that their boats mean so much more to them than their car or motorcycle. Nobody wants to lose their investment - especially if it's an expensive one; they want to protect it. Boats are expensive and insurance is the only way you can protect your investment. However, purchasing boat insurance can be as tricky as navigating the high seas. Prospective boat owners will be surprised to know that they can be actually denied boat insurance. Let's quickly analyze the most common reasons for boat insurance denial.
Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:52:02 -0500If you own a boat, whether it's a sailboat, power boat or yacht you will want to have the right marine insurance to protect your watercraft and the people on it. Boats provide great fun and relaxation during the summer seasons and many boat owners live for the few months a year when they can take off for the weekend on ocean trips. However, if you only insure your boat when it's on the water you may be in for a rude awakening during the offseason should your vessel be vandalized or be the reason someone was injured. Insuring a boat year round is the best way to provide maximum protection for your boat and you as the boat owner.
Tue, 05 Jun 2012 11:54:29 -0500If your yacht is over 26 feet long then it is a requirement for you to have a yacht insurance policy in force. Insurance for yachts that are less than 26 feet long is technically referred to as boat insurance, but for larger yachts, individual insurance policies are needed because of the increased values and the range of requirements. However, the general principles of both yacht insurance and boat insurance types are similar.
Tue, 22 May 2012 12:41:09 -0500Sailing off into the distant blue, has the favorable effect of blowing away your life's strains and cares with the blowing wind. Yet, before you voyage off in your attractive boat, take five and think about the merits of these questions. Do you have marine or boat insurance in place?
Mon, 23 Apr 2012 17:18:43 -0500If new to owning a boat, you might be hoping that an existing homeowner's insurance plan will feature an extension for boat coverage. Sadly, this is not the case in most instances.
Fri, 20 Apr 2012 09:54:53 -0500It is exactly 100 years since the pride of the White Star Line, the RMS Titanic, hit an iceberg in the Atlantic Ocean and sank with the loss of over 1500 lives. The centenary has prompted many insurance companies on both sides of the Atlantic to publish documents relating to the greatest maritime loss to date in relative costs, mostly showing their company's involvement with claims payouts.
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:56:02 -0500To save you the hassle, this article will take a look at some of the most common reasons that people are denied boat insurance. Make sure that your boat does not fall into these categories and you should be on your way to wonderful weekends in the water.
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 12:30:40 -0600It is essential to compare boat insurance like other types of insurance you get. That little work of comparisons will help you decide which policies best fit your boating lifestyle. Comparing boat insurance policies can be an invaluable tool, as it can guide you to the right type of coverage.
Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:22:34 -0600Protect the shipowner from any damage/physical damage of the ship, also guarantees the ship owners from it obligations and responsibilities to third-party, for example, if ship collided with another ship, ship crashed into the dock, and so on. Hull and Machinery insurance is only associated with the vessel, engine boilers, all equipment and ship equipment.
Wed, 28 Dec 2011 11:03:31 -0600With boating accidents increasing, boats getting stolen and most accidents leading to serious injury, boat insurance is of utmost importance. So, if you own a boat, whether for commercial or personal use, insurance is always necessary.
Mon, 28 Nov 2011 18:50:30 -0600There is something about a ship lost at sea which sends shivers down our spines and evokes a sense of mystery and chilling fatefulness. Maybe because the sea can become an endless void which is instinctively unnerving. However, even though thousands of ships have gone missing at sea some have become legendary and their tales timeless.
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 13:13:52 -0500What does it cost to have proper insurance for your sailboat? Since we are planning to do extended off-shore cruising, the perfect insurance for our boat should not only be a general liability insurance but we also wanted a full comprehensive yacht insurance that would cover any damage on our boat, no matter what would happen.
Sat, 13 Aug 2011 09:15:52 -0500If you think that getting the best boat insurance rates is by sticking with the same insurance company that insure your home and car then think again. In fact doing some research into what is available when it comes to this type of insurance could actually end up saving you quite a bit of money in the future.
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 08:41:03 -0500Repairs to any kind of boat can prove very expensive and that is why getting the right kind of insurance to cover such is important. However as you will soon discover when you carry out a search for the best possible boat insurance rates that they vary widely. So you need to spend time on looking at what is available and comparing the rates charged.
Thu, 07 Jul 2011 14:33:13 -0500If you own a marine vessel that is longer than 26 feet, you need yacht insurance. (If it is less than 26 feet, you need boat insurance.) Yacht insurance will protect your investment from theft, damage, and other things that can cause partial or complete loss.
Tue, 14 Jun 2011 11:23:30 -0500If you're a boat owner, there's a chance you may have overlooked obtaining the right boat or watercraft insurance policy. Perhaps you've been under the impression that your homeowner's policy covered your boat as well. The truth is that some homeowner's policies may provide limited boat liability insurance coverage, with the determining factor being usually the power of the boat motor.
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 08:59:02 -0500The other day, an acquaintance invited me to lunch at a nearby country club, as I drove into the facility, there was a sign by the big pond, which looks like a miniature lake, which said; "No Jet Skiing" - indeed, I got a big chuckle out of that, and I asked my acquaintance about it over lunch. He explained to me that some yahoos every year, and often put their jet skis in the pond and race around. They do it every year, and no one has ever said anything, except for a few older ladies who claim it...
Wed, 25 May 2011 15:30:12 -0500If your business involves the shipment of goods locally or abroad, whether inland or across the ocean, you need to realize that the moment those goods leave the door, they change hands many, many times, and there's no knowing what may happen. To protect your goods and your business, you need to have marine insurance. But how do you choose the right one?
Fri, 06 May 2011 15:22:11 -0500Your heart's racing, you're sweating profusely and you know all eyes are on you. First day on a new job? That recurring dream where you're standing in front the school in just your underwear? Nah, you're just riding high on your motorcycle, boat or watercraft. You've waited all winter to feel this exhilaration, and now spring has finally sprung. But, before you back that trailer down the ramp or take your bike out of storage, you'll want to ask yourself one thing. Are your "toys" ready for spring?
Thu, 05 May 2011 07:38:54 -0500Summer's almost here and millions of Americans will be taking to the nation's waterways in boats. However, before they back down ramps at lakes, rivers and at coastal communities, boaters should be aware of an additional concern other than seals, fuel systems, GPS units, live wells, fishing tackle and engines. That would be insurance.
Fri, 29 Apr 2011 20:31:26 -0500If you own a boat then you should know that boats come with a variety of marine related risks. That is why boat insurance is a bit more complex than regular auto or home insurance. In order to be able to do a proper boat insurance comparison you need to take into account all the marine related risks and certain things like the navigation limits, towing and liabilities.
Fri, 22 Apr 2011 11:36:05 -0500Before actually purchasing your new boat, check out the different types of boat marine insurance as marine insurance varies depending on the type of boat you are purchasing and different companies have bonuses and rewards that may not apply to all types of boats. The price of the many different types of boats available today will also have an effect on the type of policy and terms and conditions available to you.
Fri, 18 Mar 2011 16:18:03 -0500Along with man, all that he has created are being continuously evolving. This includes the houses, the tool, the vehicles so on and so forth. For example the Noah arks, which was the most ancient water craft mentioned in Bible has evolved into small personal boats. Investing in such a boat is truly rewarding. If you plan to buy such a boat then you need to consider purchasing ski boat insurance.
Wed, 16 Mar 2011 09:34:02 -0500If you own a boat, you need boat insurance. It's just that simple. Before you actually purchase a policy, however, consider the following facts.
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 13:26:24 -0600Super yachts are some of the most luxurious marine vessels that exist today, often being equivalents of a five star floating hotel. Usually super yachts come with plasma screen TV's, internet connection, jet skis, wind surfers, scuba gear and even personal cooks. Knowing what a huge investment a super yacht can represent, one should definitely insure it with super yacht insurance.
Thu, 24 Feb 2011 14:36:44 -0600How you insure your boat depends on how big the boat is, what you do with it, and where you live. Boat insurance generally is more complex than home or car insurance due to the specialized coverage required by marine-related risks.
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 15:45:01 -0600There are many people who have their own boats and use it for a variety of purposes like fishing, transport and so on. Having invested in this mode of transport, it is also essential to safeguard it. Hence, the need for boat insurance. This form of insurance protects the boats from any untoward natural calamities or events like flood, storm and so on. One need not necessarily have to purchase an expensive boat insurance policy. There are affordable ones available in the market that will offer the same coverage. It is possible to get affordable boat insurance and that too without having to shell out a fortune. The only way to go about this is research and spending some time browsing the internet.
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 15:39:21 -0600If you are the owner of a boat, then you need to treasure and safeguard not only the boat, but also the possessions lying within. A boat is vulnerable to a variety of natural factors like storms, flood etc. The best way to purchase your peace of mind is to buy the right boat insurance that takes care of your boat, your passengers and last but not the least; you. Make sure to keep some things in mind when shopping for your boat insurance.
Thu, 27 Jan 2011 11:59:11 -0600The costs of buying a boat and of the boat insurance to cover it can be considerable. There are however a number of steps that you can take BEFORE you buy the boat to ensure that you don't pay any extra for insurance that you don't need.
Wed, 26 Jan 2011 11:59:08 -0600In this article I discuss two ways to get the best value boat insurance possible. Sometimes the array of options when it comes to something like boat insurance can be bewildering, but it is important to think through the purchase like any other in order to get the best deal possible. I talk about how to do that.
Tue, 25 Jan 2011 11:59:02 -0600In considering taking out comprehensive marine insurance you are embarking on an important financial decision, because it is a fact that a boat is probably one of the largest expenditures you will ever make in your life. If it is damaged in dry dock or out at sea than the cost to repair it will be considerable, and if you have a problem at sea then you also need to make sure that you have some kind of emergency cover in place for storm damage, hi-jacking and recover costs.
Mon, 24 Jan 2011 11:59:08 -0600There are two main types of yacht insurance that you can get. I discuss the differences between them, and how your final choice can ultimately play a big part in the amount of money you receive in the event of a claim.
Sun, 23 Jan 2011 11:59:04 -0600There are a number of different considerations that you should bear in mind when comparing different boat insurance and yacht insurance policies. In this article I talk about two of the most critical that can be the difference between a happy settlement in the event of problems, and the bankruptcy courts.
Sat, 22 Jan 2011 11:59:07 -0600A boat is one of the most expensive purchases that you will ever make, and so it is important to get the right boat insurance sorted out for it. Naturally however you don't want to pay too much for this, so I show you how to get a competitive boat insurance quote.
Fri, 21 Jan 2011 11:59:04 -0600It is easy to get confused about the terminology when it comes to boat and yacht insurance. So in this article I clarify what the difference is between boat insurance and yacht insurance.
Wed, 19 Jan 2011 15:19:09 -0600In this article I talk about what you need to know in order to get boat insurance at an affordable price. I discuss some of the different factors that go to make up the cost of boat insurance, and what the differences are between 'boats' and 'yachts' when it comes to insurance.
Tue, 18 Jan 2011 15:24:49 -0600Sail boards are prominently used for surface water sport known as wind surfing. This combines both the elements of sailing and surfing into one event making it both exciting and thrilling at the same time. The sailboards used vary from different manufactures it is usually 4 meters long, powered by wind energy acting on the sail.
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 15:25:53 -0600If you are a fan of rowing and you own a rowing scull then you should consider protecting this important investment with rowing scull insurance. Many people overlook the importance of insurance as they think the chances of accidents to happen in water are lower than on land but they couldn't be more wrong.
Fri, 07 Jan 2011 15:06:17 -0600This marine insurance article reviews the key price calculation factors that will ultimately determine your boat insurance quotation. Whether you own a dutch barge, narrowboat, houseboat or other type of barge in insurance terms the vast majority of boat insurance companies will categorise them as the same. The reason for this is perhaps partly due to simplicity (there are already too many boat types the boat insurance companies have to create and maintain premium calculation rules for!
Mon, 03 Jan 2011 15:39:00 -0600Many boat owners forget one important thing when they buy their boat, which is about buying good boat insurance. The reason for this is very simple, many boat owners feel that the risks of getting the boat damaged is very slim compared to get the car or any other motor vehicle damaged.
Mon, 03 Jan 2011 15:29:58 -0600If you own a boat you probably know about the importance of owning insurance. There is a high chance that your boat represents a huge investment that is why in order to protect that investment you need to get boat insurance. Also if you plan to sail into inland waters and want to be allowed into a lot of harbors boat insurance is a must in order to obtain license.
Mon, 03 Jan 2011 15:25:35 -0600It is the dream of every boater to be able to do what they love the most, spend their life on the waters and in the open air and be able to work at the same time. Although owning a commercial boat business can bring you a lot of enjoyment it also comes with a lot of responsibility. Because of the great exposure to danger, the commercial boat business requires commercial boat insurance coverage.
Wed, 08 Dec 2010 14:49:00 -0600If you are planning to own your very own boat then you should start thinking about good boat insurance. There are many boat insurance policies available in the market, however only few will suit your needs. You need to make sure you buy the policy which suits you and also which is not highly priced. Here is brief guide on how you choose a good boat insurance policy.
Fri, 03 Dec 2010 13:10:18 -0600Security and safety is of prime importance prior to the precision of capital build up and both could be achieved with flying colors when the business venture is done together with insurance. Indeed, boat insurance covers a lot that can be beneficial to the businessman and the passengers as well.
Mon, 15 Nov 2010 10:53:56 -0600Is your boat or personal watercraft insured through your homeowner's policy? Even if it is-and that's not always a guarantee-you may be surprised at some of the restrictive limits to that coverage and the potential expense you may incur if you fail to secure a separate boat insurance policy. In this article we will take a closer look at boat insurance, including some of the "grey areas" for boats in a standard homeowner's policy.
Wed, 03 Nov 2010 10:36:23 -0500A practical person makes sure that he insures things he invests in. If he owns a sail boat, the smart move for him is to get sail boat insurance to protect it from damage or loss. No one knows what can happen in the future. It is better to have sail boat insurance and not need it than need it but not have it. Sail boat owners work hard to earn this vessel. If they lose it in a flash, it would be just a shame.
Wed, 03 Nov 2010 10:12:13 -0500It is a given fact that luxury yacht insurance provide the users the coverage that they need in order for them to sleep soundly at night. Yachts are investments and it is only practical to get insurance for these. It is better to have it and not need it than need it but not have it.
Wed, 03 Nov 2010 09:57:39 -0500There are ways in which boat owners can bring down the premiums they pay on their motor boat insurance. They just have to be knowledgeable on how these cycles go. They can start strategizing by researching on the different insurance providers that offer plans for motor boat insurance. This is because a majority of insurance agents provide single lead company that the consumers can use.
Wed, 03 Nov 2010 09:44:24 -0500If you are looking for marine boat insurance, the best move that you can do is to go to the specialist insurance brokers that can provide you with what you need at a cost that allows you to maximize your money. It is made available to boat owners who meet the requirements that are set by the insurance providers. In return, the insurance providers offer them insurance that allow them to maximize the plan that they opt for.
Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:13:23 -0500The best way to protect your investment is to buy a good insurance policy. Most of the boat owners make the most common mistake of buying a costly insurance policy. However there are many providers who offer cheap boat insurance policies which provide the same coverage as any costly policy. Here is a complete guide on how to buy cheap boat insurance for your water craft.
Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:02:39 -0500Many boat owners have one simple question where can they find good boat insurance quote? This is the very reason why I am writing this article, to help those owners who are looking for an authentic way to get good quotes on their insurance policy.
Wed, 27 Oct 2010 08:22:08 -0500Boat insurance is an important asset for those who own and operate watercraft on either a regular or seasonal basis. The degree of protection afforded to those who purchase damage policies can remove the worries of an accident and even assist in the overall process of repairing the vehicle. However, there are certain limitations commonly put on the average boat insurance policy, requiring boat owners to recognize what kind of vehicle they are using and what kind of insurance policy applies to that watercraft.
Tue, 19 Oct 2010 11:18:58 -0500If a person invests in a watercraft, there is a significant amount of money going into the vehicle, which may prompt that person to obtain a basic insurance policy for their vehicle. The resulting policy can protect boats in case of catastrophic damages, which may be the result of another boater or because of inclement weather. When a boat sinks or suffers irreparable damages on land, the insurance policy for that watercraft may permit an owner to receive compensatory funds for their lost vehicle.
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 10:51:39 -0500Having a yacht is one of the things that have the tendency to reflect your image in front of others. Even if you are able to travel around the globe in your personal boat, still it is important that you need to try and take complete advantage of it. So if you manage to take proper care of it then you can be certain that you shall be able to travel on high seas for many years in row.
Mon, 18 Oct 2010 10:51:33 -0500Purchasing a yacht is very much an expensive task, so it is important that you take proper care of it. Getting proper insurance is also a very important task so you get maximum protection against any damage.
Tue, 12 Oct 2010 15:15:19 -0500Unfortunately for our boats, we cannot always accurately predict the weather and as a result, may find ourselves suddenly faced with inclement weather conditions which we have not prepared for. With this in mind, why leave the fate of our prized possessions in the hands of mother nature?
Tue, 12 Oct 2010 10:18:13 -0500The options available for boat owners in terms of insurance may cover a wide range of possible problems that can arise while on the water. Unlike car insurance, boat insurance works with other forms of insurance to cover boats in part as a vehicle and as a piece of property. As a result, certain basic property and homeowner coverage policies may extend protection to watercraft in the event of catastrophic damages.
Fri, 08 Oct 2010 10:37:28 -0500In this article I am going to direct you to a place where you will find the best quotes for boat insurance but also give some tippers on how to buy a good boat insurance online. Buying boat insurance online is probably the easiest way you can get a low quote on your policy. In order to buy boat insurance online you need to follow some simple steps.
Tue, 28 Sep 2010 13:23:48 -0500RIB or rigid inflatable boats were developed from inflatable boats. These share the same characters of an inflatable boat, they are light weight and have inflatable tubes. However, they are much powerful in terms of performance and capacity compared to an inflatable boat. In order to be safe about your investment it is advisable to buy RIB insurance.
Wed, 22 Sep 2010 11:45:03 -0500A speed boat is a very high speed motor boat. It can have either an inboard motor or an outboard motor or the hybrid inboard/outboard motor.One of the main reasons why you need to buy insurance before taking a ride in your boat is because these boats are basically built for the sole purpose of traveling at very high speeds because as a rookie there are very high chances that you might end up damaging the boat on your very first ride, so having a Speedboat insurance policy will certainly protect you and your boat...
Wed, 22 Sep 2010 10:52:37 -0500Motor cruisers are basically recreational boats. One of the main reasons why you should always buy motor cruiser insurance before taking the vessel into the water is because not only are you financially covered for your investment but also you can avail a very low quote on the insurance policy which you intend to buy. Getting your vessel insured means having peace of mind which will allow you to completely enjoy the joy of owning your very own motor cruiser.
Wed, 22 Sep 2010 10:49:16 -0500If you are wondering why you need insurance for your water craft allow me to explain the importance of insurance. For beginners, row boats are not built to withstand physical impact. The slightest impact causes dent or damage on the boat. Furthermore the oars of the boat are mechanically connected to the boat itself, if you were to row the boat in shallow waters you will end up damaging the oars as well as the boat. Imagine if your boat is not covered by insurance policy, then to repair the boat you will have to shell out the money from your own pockets.
Wed, 22 Sep 2010 10:30:20 -0500With the growth of international trading, marine cargo or ocean freight has taken the center stage. The goods are transported from one continent to other via ships in large containers. Marine cargo transportation has its own draw backs, during transportation the large containers might shift and fall overboard especially when the ship has to negotiate large waves. Sometimes due to unexpected weather changes the ship along with its cargo might be lost in the sea. There are always chances of the cargo being damaged while using large cranes in the port.
Mon, 20 Sep 2010 16:09:01 -0500Although comparisons in terms of importance may be drawn between boat insurance and car insurance, there are important differences between these two types of insurance that can confuse boaters. In particular, there are certain limitations added into some insurance policies that may only provide coverage within a predefined area. With these policies, a boat owner may set their home port accordingly, and only enjoy the benefits of their coverage within so many nautical miles of that port.
Fri, 17 Sep 2010 22:05:29 -0500Typically the watercraft's shown above are not going to be covered under your home owners policy. ?Usually you will need to have an endorsement to your current homeowners policy to cover the watercraft or have a watercraft (boat) policy.
Thu, 16 Sep 2010 12:46:58 -0500Narrow boats are basically used for navigating in man made canals. The specific design of these boats makes navigating fairly easy in the tight turns and narrow lanes of the canals. Narrow boat insurance provides the owners with a financial cover for their invested money. If the boat sustains any damage or if the boat is lost or stolen the insurance company compensates for the loss. This allows the owners to really enjoy the benefits of buying a narrow boat.
Tue, 14 Sep 2010 15:51:17 -0500Laser class sail boat is probably the most famous sailing boat amongst sailing fans. It is a small sailing dinghy which can be sailed by either one or two people. This boat was basically designed specifically to carry it on the top of cars when people go out for weekend camping. If you are interested in buying a laser sailing boat for yourself or you already own this type of boat, then you need to consider buying laser insurance for your water craft.
Tue, 14 Sep 2010 13:09:59 -0500Jet Ski insurance is a far more important matter compared to the time you will actually be spending riding your water craft. If you are still wondering what it might actually be then allow me to introduce you into the whole new world of Jet Ski insurance.
Fri, 10 Sep 2010 15:13:24 -0500If you are one of those people who love to go fishing and would like to buy your very own fishing boat, then take some time to go through this article completely.In order to protect your passion as well as your investment it is important that you consider buying good, cheap fishing boat insurance. In this article I am going to discus the FAQs of fishing boat insurance.
Fri, 10 Sep 2010 12:29:49 -0500Catamarans are a relatively new kind of boats that are being used for leisure or sports sailing. Since their introduction into sports sailing and leisure use they have become an instant success. This is mainly attributed to their unique and interesting design. Buying catamaran insurance provides you with a financial coverage for your newly purchased catamaran. Having a financial cover for your newly invented property means having peace of mind whenever you are out sailing.
Thu, 09 Sep 2010 11:03:34 -0500A Dinghy is nothing but a small boat; traditionally these were carried on board big sea vessels and were used to travel upstream and other places where bigger vessels could not be maneuvered easily. However the turn of century saw an amazing invention - the inflatable rubber dinghy. Irrespective of the dinghy you own, you need to consider purchasing insurance for it. The reasons as to why you need to purchase dinghy insurance are.
Thu, 09 Sep 2010 09:54:42 -0500Just as real estate titles are subject to record errors, preexisting liens and other encumbrances, boat and vessel titles may have hidden problems which can pose a liability to new vessel owners. The best way for buyers of watercraft vessels, yachts and boats to protect themselves from these liabilities is to purchase vessel title insurance. Title agencies which provide vessel title insurance perform thorough investigations of vessel title histories to ensure the vessel title is in "good opinion".
Wed, 08 Sep 2010 14:50:08 -0500A canal boat is a unique type of water craft. As the name describes these are boats which are used to carry passengers or freight across narrow canals. Canal boat insurance does differ slightly from normal water craft insurance. However the basic concept of insurance policies covering the water craft remains the same. In this article I am going to provide you with an outline of various policies that one should buy in order to completely safe guard their investment
Wed, 08 Sep 2010 08:46:32 -0500A boat is not just any piece of property, it is a very luxurious property. If you are a proud owner of a boat then I am sure you would want to protect this pleasurable piece of property. The best way to do it is to get yourself boat insurance. Having a boat insurance means you get to have coverage for your boat and if it were to be damaged or stolen then the insurance company from which you have purchased the policy would be there to fill up your financial losses.
Thu, 26 Aug 2010 08:25:31 -0500Personal watercraft, known both by brand names such as Jet Skis, Sea-Doos, and WaveRunners and as PWCs, have become popular among many Americans who want a fairly inexpensive vacation vehicle to enjoy in any of the country's numerous large bodies of water. As people attempt to cut back on vacation costs, the long-term fun of a PWC can be a great addition for local family vacations.
Wed, 25 Aug 2010 11:38:19 -0500Coverage of a watercraft can range from total replacement of the vessel if destroyed, to personal liability coverage, and everything in between. When deciding on what policy is right for you, consider what your needs and risks are, and how much you are willing to spend to protect them.
Fri, 06 Aug 2010 21:15:23 -0500A boat is a large investment and you have to protect your assets. It does not matter if you have you have your boat in storage, or if it is docked. As a boat owner you may be fearful of high premiums that this type of insurance may have.
Fri, 06 Aug 2010 20:22:37 -0500The rates on boat insurance are not usually stable. They go up and down based on factors called risks. In the insurance world, risk is simply the probability that a negative incident will happen. Many different things cause risk to go or down, but there are simple measures that you can take that will keep your rate on the low end.
Wed, 07 Jul 2010 08:25:26 -0500Sailing in your own boat over the sea or the river is a very pleasant experience. It provides immense satisfaction and joy to you as the owner of the boat. However, you cannot forget the possibilities of an accident any moment there. You must be aware of the fact that boating can be very serious any moment of time; therefore, you need to take care of your boat by saving it with an affordable boat insurance policy.
Fri, 25 Jun 2010 09:22:22 -0500Before taking you new boat out on the water be sure it is covered. Your new choice of relaxation can end up being more of a stress if you are not sure to out proper insurance in place.
Fri, 18 Jun 2010 09:43:01 -0500One of the last things that you may think about when purchasing a boat is the fact that you'll need to obtain boat insurance. Quite like car insurance, there are several things to consider before deciding on which company to go with. You can also receive discounts if your boat contains the necessary safety equipment. This is something to keep in mind, especially if you've not yet purchased your boat.
Thu, 17 Jun 2010 09:35:17 -0500In life it's important to protect the things we love, and your boat is absolutely no different. Marine insurance of all kind is crucial, especially given the rise in popularity of boating in general.
Thu, 20 May 2010 10:33:36 -0500When owning a boat, it is necessary to treat is as an investment, since you spent a lot of money to buy it. Thus, you should get a boat insurance quote to know how much you need to protect it.
Tue, 18 May 2010 08:59:45 -0500Owning a boat is such a great pride. For most people, before they were able to buy one, they have really worked hard for it. Because of that, they are more likely to protect this investment with boat insurance, whether or not they are buying it for personal use.