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Boat Shopping Tips

Shopping for a boat is exciting and scary all at the same time, particularly if you’re new to the boating community. As boating enthusiasts, we understand your dilemma. Here are some tips to help...

5 Quick Boat Maintenance Tips

One way to avoid mishaps and misadventures (that we as boat insurance specialists hear about all too often) is to take preventative measures. With this in mind, here are five quick fixes we hope al...

Boating Technology

Technology is making more than a few waves in the boating industry. The ideas and innovations are astoundingly futuristic. Boaters of a certain age will remember arcades and the hours spent enjoyin...

Safe Harbor Volunteers

Comprehensive boat insurance helps our customers through rough times and unexpected challenges, but our team at Global Marine Insurance is aware that not everyone has support to weather life’s storm...

Winter Boating Safety Tips

If you’re missing the waves and have your boat insurance in place, winter boating can be a wonderful escape from the ordinary. It just takes some pre-planning to ensure you stay safe!   H...

Seattle Boat Show

Our team at Global Marine Insurance Agency is excited to sponsor the upcoming 2017 Seattle Boat Show, to be held January 27th - February 4th. This indoor and outdoor boat show is the largest on the ...

Preventing Boat Theft & Vandalism

There are ways to protect yourself from vandals and thieves before you face having to make a boat insurance claim. Here are some ways you can make it harder for people to damage your marine investm...

Secure Your Yacht for a Storm

Boatyard and yacht insurance claims made in recent years after massive storms demonstrate that there are important steps to be taken to secure your vessel.   While nature is still somewhat ...

I’m Buying a Boat, What about Insurance?

When you’re buying a boat, you’re probably thinking more about the places you’ll go and the things you’ll see rather than which boat insurance policy will give you the best coverage.  ...

Boat to Be in the Moment

Do you ever wish that you could just unplug? Research shows that about nine in 10 American adults own cell phones (about two-thirds use smartphones) and many feel constant connectivity and distraction...