So youâ€™ve decided to buy your first boat. Congratulations! Two third of the earthâ€™s surface is covered by water, which means youâ€™ll soon be able to visit many more places with your new boat than with your car. Youâ€™re about to discover how to successfully buy a sailboat and how to avoid many common, costly mistakes. The biggest reason that many people never become boat owners is not because of the cost involved but, rather, because of fear of the unknown. They fear that they will make a mistake, buy the wrong boat, pay too much, end up having an accident, or will simply be overwhelmed with boat maintenance or some other imagined problem. Samuel Barrington shares his sailboat buying experience, giving the reader a detailed step-by-step guide, ensuring no questions remain unanswered.