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Old 03-09-2014, 20:30   #16
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Re: Buy your Cat in 3-4 Years?

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There are other programs besides Moorings that are more uniquely tailorable to individual needs.

My main concern with Moorings right now is that the boat depreciates too quickly for the recovery period, resulting in a large number of Catamarans not operating, not being sold, and probably on the edge of bankruptcy...

hey....


Anyway, I believe that could be fixed if Moorings adjusted their plan to 6 or 7 years, but they're not going to do that until they have to - which might be sooner rather than later.

Hmmm, sounds like a profitable deal that exploits the other party ( Moorings vs. charter boat buyer ). I would not bank on that changing anytime soon. As long as there's profit to be.made, it's buyer beware. And that's OK as it's good for the market.

I plan to vote with my $ on a non charter cat.
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