Originally Posted by PaulinVictoria
The kid is out of work and bought a little boat to sail, now he's looking for work. No-one mentioned liveaboard or indeed financing (believe it or not, some people don't actually finance brand new 40ft boats as their first adventure into sailing).
OP, good luck, take anything that comes along, have fun and don't sweat the big stuff.
Paul: I understood 'need help keeping it funded' to suggest it was financed.
I am likely mistaken, I do hope the op comes back with more info and can find some helpful advice here