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Letting a friend use my boat for charter -- good idea?
A friend of mine had his Catalina 38 hit by lightening 9 days ago. He was using the boat to run charters and he was making money.
We've been discussing his using my boat until the end of the season. He offered a 50/50 deal, using his website, advertising, etc.
I'm confident in his sailing ability and would like to help him out. And making a few bucks would be good. Yes, I would have to change our insurance. What are the drawbacks to doing this? What do you think?
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