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Re: Boat for Pacific Passage - yes or no?
Thanks again Carolyn and everyone, for your thoughts and recommendations, which are very helpful, as I contemplate future steps. I may be more flush (or +loan capable) when the time comes to purchase . . .
Just be aware that if you finance a boat, you will be required to insure it which is expensive and the insurance companies may have requirements that include the number of crew required, etc..
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