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USCG Renewal

USCG Renewal Made Easy for Busy People

Have you been meaning to take care of your USCG renewal, but you just can’t find the time to do it? With everything that you have to take care of, does it feel like there just isn’t enough time in the day to complete your vessel documentation? Don’t beat yourself up about it. You’re busy.…

USCG Portal

Summer Boating Safety Tips From Our USCG Portal

As July turns into August, are you ready to get out on your vessel and enjoy the summer? After having been cooped up in your home all winter long, doesn’t it feel freeing to be on the water? There’s nothing like going out on a boat in the summertime, whether it’s with family and friends…

Boat Documentation Services

Boat Documentation Services for When the Waters Grow Choppy

Has something recently occurred in your life that you feel may negatively affect your vessel documentation situation? Does it feel as if you should respond, in some way, in terms of updating or changing your documentation yet you’re unsure exactly what that could be? These are the kinds of concerns that vessel owners face quite…

How to Register a Boat with Coast Guard

How to Register a Boat with Coast Guard Quickly, Easily, and Efficiently

Have you been trying to figure out how to register a boat with Coast Guard the best way? Does it feel like registering a vessel shouldn’t be as difficult as it is? Before we started our site, we were just vessel owners, just like you, trying to find the best way to register their vessels…

Yacht Documentation

All Yacht Documentation You’ll Need Before You Head Out on the Water

Did you get your vessel and can’t wait to take it out on the water? Are you concerned that you have all of the documentation taken care of that you need before doing so? No one wants to get stopped by the authorities only to find that they don’t have the proper documentation taken care…

Abstract of Title

How Do I Get an Abstract of Title and How Can It Help?

Do you have your eye on a vessel but aren’t sure if it’s the right one for you? Have you been talking to a vessel’s owner, like what you’re hearing, but just want a source you can trust so that you can feel good about closing the deal? This is something that vessel owners have…

United States Coast Guard Boat Registration

United States Coast Guard Boat Registration to Use Your Vessel How You Want

Do you know how you want to be able to use your vessel but aren’t sure exactly how to make your documentation reflect that? Are you in the process of filling out your United States Coast Guard boat registration and are stuck on what an “endorsement” is? Well, in the context of boat registration, the…

All Yacht Documentation

All Yacht Documentation in the Palm of Your Hand

Are you looking for vessel documentation forms but are tired of having to go from site to site looking for them? Do you wish there was a way to find all yacht documentation you could potentially need in one place? That’s what we offer at our vessel documentation site. Here, you’ll be able to find…

MARAD Waiver

Using a Vessel Without American Vessel Documentation: the MARAD Waiver

Do you have a vessel that you want to use in a commercial capacity that isn’t documented? Did you recently receive a foreign-built vessel and want to see exactly how you can use it on American waters? These and similar scenarios are more common than many vessel owners realize. It’s true that there are stringent…

Boat Documentation

Boat Documentation Help for When You Need Financing

Are you interested in getting financing on your vessel? Does a “Preferred Ship’s Mortgage” sound appealing? A mortgage can make it possible for you to have the vessel you’ve always dreamed of. Yes, a mortgage is a commitment, but it’s one that may get you out on the water in your perfect boat. Over the…