Find Out 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’ve been pinching pennies, and I finally bought the sailboat 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. We’re sure you’re eager to spend your vacation days on the water. Whether you’re skippering a sailboat, outboard motorboat or houseboat, there are many smart ways to cut your premium with MetLife Auto & Home®. Here are three:
- 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 also may get a discount on your auto and/or homeowners insurance if you insure with us.
- Outfit your boat for safety. You will 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, a burglar alarm or operable radar, LORAN or Satellite Navigation systems.
Learn more about boat insurance from MetLife Auto & Home.