November 20, 2023

A quick note of thanks to you and your team.  Made everything very easy.  I believe this is my 4th consecutive boat financed through Sterling going back to 2005. Much appreciated. ~Clint

Save the Dates for the Winter Boat Show Season

November 17, 2023

Join Sterling Associates at these Winter Boat Shows!

Texas Legends Billfish Tournament

August 14, 2023

Sterling Associates' Phil Hawkins was in full force at this year's Texas Legends Billfish Tournament. Check out some of the photos from this incredible tournament!

G. Fisher

August 2, 2023

OMG…THANK YOU, BEVERLY AND YOUR TEAM……Without your professionalism, knowledge and sincere efforts this wouldn’t have happened……We are SO EXCITED.  Thank you all again. 

Mark and Deb

July 7, 2023

Doug, You were outstanding!!  I will gladly super recommend you and Sterling to everyone of need.  This experience could not have been more pleasant and simple.  Again, thank you for everything!!! ~Mark and Deb

Dennis R.

April 10, 2023

Just wanted to let you know about the excellent loan process Doug Howell provided over the last 2 months. He was extremely professional and worked with the manufacturer directly to handle things outside my wheelhouse. He was in constant communication via email and text while meeting every timeline he promised—very rare these days! Thanks for […]

M&L F.

March 17, 2023

Cindy, Thank you for the update. And more importantly, thank you for all the help you provided throughout this whole process. There is no way that Lisa and I could have navigated this process without your help.

C & T H.

March 17, 2023

Cindy, Thank you so much. We really appreciate the work you have done for us. You made this purchase very easy for us. It has been great meeting you and working with you.

G. S.

March 17, 2023

Thank you so much Cindy! You have been amazing to work with and walking us through the process. I am so impressed and I really appreciate you. I will definitely work with you in the future. I would love to send a review on how amazing you have been to any site or to your […]

2023 New England & Miami Boat Show Rates

February 15, 2023

New England Boat Show – February 15-19, 2023 Show Details Miami International Boat Show – February 15-19, 2023 Show Details ARMS* 3/1 – 5.75% (Fixed for first 3 years, then Prime Rate thereafter, Floor – Initial Rate) 5/1 – 5.875% (Fixed for first 5 years, then Prime Rate thereafter, Floor – Initial Rate) Available in MA, FL, […]

How to Finance Your Dream Boat

February 14, 2023

Join Sterling Associates’ Marine Finance Representative Cindy Lewis as she helps you navigate financing your dream boat on the Great Loop Radio Podcast! Marine Lending Basics – Key Moments in the Video About Cindy Lewis: Cindy Lewis has been in the marine industry for over 45 years. Early in her career she worked for a […]

Visit us at the Winter Boat Shows

January 16, 2023

Visit Sterling Associates at the 2023 Winter Boat Shows! Charleston Boat Show – Charleston, SC 1/27 – 1/29 Show Details Hartford Boat Show at the Mohegan Sun – 1/19 – 1/22 Show Details Mid-Atlantic Boat Show Charlotte, NC  2/9 – 2/12 Show Details New England Boat Show – Boston, MA – 2/15 – 2/19 Show […]

M & A G.

December 17, 2022

Thank you, Cindy! It has been great to work with you. Thank you for all your patience and advice along the way. When we started and in the rate environment, I didn’t think I would land at the rate where we ended. Thank you for doing so much to keep our rate low and manageable.


September 12, 2022

Thank you very much Cindy for making this such a smooth process for us especially being our first time to do this. Your expertise and quick responsiveness was greatly appreciated!! You came highly recommended by many and now we completely understand why. 

Matt’s Going National

September 6, 2022

Matt Bedigian and his fishing partner have won a place to represent Massachusetts in the Bassmaster Team Championship at Lake Hartwell.

D & D P

August 17, 2022

Cindy, Thanks, so much for all your hustle. You have been a pleasure to work with, in every way. Buying a large boat is a stressful process but your great communication made it so much less so. We will be sure to pass on the “good word” in working with you on the AGLCA forum […]


August 17, 2022

Thank you so much Cindy! You have made this whole process easy, enjoyable, and stress-free. You did a wonderful job! For sure let me know when you’re in the area as I live a golf cart ride away from the marina. Thank you so much again! Ready to hit the water.

G. B.

July 17, 2022

Great job. Thanks for all your hard work and attention throughout the process.

A. H.

July 12, 2022

Cindy, I meant to send you a picture of the boat in its new home on our lift and totally forgot! We got it home with no problems on Friday and have been working on it and cleaning it up in anticipation of next season! Thank you so much for all of your help along […]

Mike M. 

July 12, 2022

Thank you so much, Cindy.   You have been fantastic, and I hope this is one of many boats we work with you on.  Thank you so very much for all of your help, and we will speak soon! Thanks! 

The 20-Year Boat Loan – Is It Right for You?

June 30, 2022

Rising interest rates in the current economic uncertainties are a concern for everyone. And since Sterling Associates is in the business of finding solutions for our clients’ borrowing needs, it’s a primary concern of ours. Sterling Associates President Shawn Rogan has been watching rising interest rates at the Federal Reserve, but has not yet seen […]

L.U. & A.B.

June 17, 2022

Cindy, We can’t thank you enough, from the bottom of our hearts. We just arrived in Annapolis to the boat and it is everything we have ever dreamed of and then some. You have made this process seamless and we couldn’t have asked for a better team. You kept us ten steps ahead, provided us […]

2023 Spring Boat Shows

May 29, 2022

Join Sterling Associates at these Upcoming 2023 Boat Shows! Savannah Boat Show 2/24-2/26 Show Details Stuart Trawlerfest Show 2/28 – 3/4 Show Details Palm Beach Boat Show 3/23 – 3/26 Show Details Suncoast Boat Show 4/21 – 4/23 Show Details NWYB  Boats Afloat 4/27 – 4/30 Show Details Anacortes Boat Show 4/16 – 5/20 Show […]

Tight Lines: New Sterling associates are competitive fishermen

May 20, 2022

It is not a requirement that the person helping arrange the financing on your new power boat be an experienced captain or someone who spends a lot of time on a boat. But it doesn’t hurt, either.  Having a good working knowledge of boats and the boating life makes it easier for our associates to […]

Come Join Us at the Anacortes Boat & Yacht Show featuring TrawlerFest

May 18, 2022

Attention all Pacific Northwest boaters: Sterling Associates will be at the Anacortes Boat & Yacht Show featuring TrawlerFest this weekend!