Originally Posted by brucechidester
I think that dividing up the cost is fine in my situation. It sure does make me sick how difficult the system is on those trying to make a living.
I don't own a boat in my case.
I appreciated more good advice.
The system isn't difficult. Go get a commercial license
and take people on charters. It's pretty easy actually. You just need six months of experience and to pass a basic knowledge test.
When you want to break the rules, particularly safety
rules, well then it gets complicated simply because the government
tends to take safety
of the public seriously.