As of 2015, the services available from BoatUS include water and road towing, boat owner representation, boat insurance, boat loans, and online classes. Boat owners can take advantage of these services by becoming a member of BoatUS through visiting the organization's website and clicking on the Membership tab to create a personal account.Continue Reading
BoatUS offers hundreds of TowBoatUS and VESSEL ASSIST towboats to tow member boats as well as a 24-hour dispatch service. Related services include jump starts, fuel delivery, on-road assistance and local discounts. BoatUS also engages in advocacy on behalf of boaters before the U.S. government, including opposing high taxes, fees and over-regulation.
The organization provides both insurance and loans to its members. Insurance options include the Yacht Policy, which provides protection to member boats, boat motors and gears for most boat types. An option with a lower premium is the Boat Saver plan. The USBoat website has an online loan application service for those who seeking boat loans. There are several loan options available, and the company's offerings extend to 20-year coverage as of 2015.
Members can take online classes on the USBoat website. The courses are located under the Safe & Clean Boating tab, and include beginning boating classes, boat safety, weather monitoring, clean boating and learning to sail.Learn more about Customer Service