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Old 08-01-2005, 03:58 PM
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Try boatus.
They blew progressive out of the water!
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Old 08-01-2005, 04:29 PM
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Previous 93 35 Fountain...700/yr
better...

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my 24 outlaw is @ $350 per year
thats what i'm talkin about... same length similar power... 350.
amounts to almost $600 more to spend on gas & beer


thanks for the help and input guys
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Old 08-01-2005, 04:33 PM
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does anyone out there have suggestions for good, cheap boat insurance?
That's kind of like having your boat fast and reliable!!

Joking aside, I've always had good dealings with Progressive. I also know my agent pretty well and she goes the extra mile on a lot of things.
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Old 08-01-2005, 05:10 PM
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My Progressive policy thru Worlwide went down during my last renewal period....
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Try Bob at Worldwide at 800-339-1235. He has access to dif. co's. He can shop a little for you. Hope this helps, Wrink

The guys at Worldwide are great. They have been a help since I am not 25 yet. That seems to be the magic number. They can help and have helped us for the past 12 years or so.
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Old 08-01-2005, 06:43 PM
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I currently have State Farm wich is half of what I was paying through Progressive, the only problem was they wouldn't insure me until I insured my house and truck through them.
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Old 08-01-2005, 07:34 PM
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Allstate...1000/yr....2500 deduct...2005 42 Fountain

Previous 93 35 Fountain...700/yr
Not bad for a boat with V-6's Dave.
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Old 08-01-2005, 07:57 PM
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I spent all day leaving messages for Bob @ Worldwide, even left all of my personal info with his girl and waited for a quote all day......... nothing, not even a call. So there sits my brand new boat in the driveway uninsured, only days after my buddy's 40 Skater burned to the ground and surrounded by lightning storms. I went to progressive online and got a quote and signed up. Cant risk it. Hey Bob, put my application for a quote in the shredder please. Worst part is I probably paid too much.
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Old 08-01-2005, 08:19 PM
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I have only had 1 claim on my Progressive policy which was handled promptly. Premium went up the next year, but the following year it went back down because only one claim in 4 years. Your premium sounds about right in line with mine.

I get all my billing/correspondence online from their website, which works well.

Let us know if you beat their price.
Premium seems high to me. I was paying $425 a year for a 26' Scarab w/ 502. Less than half what your premium is through my State Farm agent.

I have been heavily pursuing a Cig Bullet as my next purchase. My annual premium will be about $200 less than what you are paying for a single engine 24' boat.

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I was paying $1014/year with Progressive for my Bullet with 470 HP engines
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