How You Can Save on Boat Insurance
After saving for your dream boat, you may be pinching pennies. Learn how to save on insurance.
Q. I finally bought the boat of my dreams. Now that my savings account has dwindled, I’m looking for ways to cut costs on boat insurance. Can you help?
A. Whether you skipper a sailboat, outboard motorboat or houseboat, you have many smart ways to cut your premium with MetLife Auto & Home.
- Take a boating safety class. You’ll receive a discount when you complete a safety course approved and/or given by the U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Power Squadron or National Association of State Boating Law Administrators. Learn about more boating safety courses from the U.S. Coast Guard’s Boating Safety Resource Center.
- Consolidate your policies. You may get a discount on your auto and/or homeowners insurance if you insure your boat with us.
- Outfit your boat for safety. You qualify for the Protective Devices discount if your boat has items such as a VHF ship-to-shore radio, depth finder, vapor detection system, built-in CO2 fire-extinguishing system, burglar alarm, or operable radar, LORAN or satellite navigation system. Learn more about boat insurance from MetLife Auto & Home.