Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Fractional Sailboat Ownership - Continued

Now that I have become interested in the concept of fractional sailboat ownership I find that I am much more aware of companies in this field than in the past. Today I was browsing and came across yet another Chicago (and New York City) entry: Pinnacle Yachts. Their web site is here at What I particularly like about this site it that it not only describes their fleet but it also prices the annual leases so you can get an upfront idea of what it would cost. Note that this company, like Fair Winds Sailing, is not a shared ownership plan but rather you lease a boat for the season.

American Exceptionalism

Peter Schramm, liked to tell the story of his family's escape from Hungary in the aftermath of its failed revolution against Russian Com...