Stephen and Maggie P.

May 31, 2024

Hello, Just wanted to reach out and thank you and your team 18 months ago for providing the financial loan for our tug. Earlier this week we paid the balance and wanted to let you all know every step down from payments to questions were always handled wonderfully. Thanks again. Stephen and Maggie P., Stonington, […]

Greg B.

May 28, 2024

Thanks, Charlie. You guys make it such an easy process. I appreciate all the help. Have a great Memorial Day weekend! Thanks, Greg B.

Meet Charlie Hamlin: Sterling’s Lowcountry Sales Associate

May 21, 2024

Sterling Associates opened its Lowcountry office in Charleston, South Carolina about 18 months ago. The Carolina and Georgia coasts, with numerous bays, inlets and fascinating marshlands as well as the open Atlantic, are a boater’s paradise. And of course, the inland lakes and ponds are home to some of the best bass fishing in America. […]

Bruce C.

April 26, 2024

Thanks so much Max, it has been a pleasure working with you…..appreciate your help in this process. I assume the boat is now officially ours? Wish you lived closer, we would buy you a drink. Thanks again, Bruce.

Greg T.

February 22, 2024

Shawn, just want to thank you for once again doing a great job for me.  This is the 3rd boat you have secured funding for me and this one was the trickiest.  I appreciate you working thru the details and landing this financing for me.  You are a true professional.  Ever need a reference, let […]

Matt T.

February 7, 2024

Thanks so much Cindy. I cannot thank you and your team enough for making my family’s dream a reality! It was wonderful working with you and I will gladly refer anyone I know to your attention for yacht financing! Matt T.

Buzzy B.

February 7, 2024

I want to thank both of you for all of your assistance in making this dream possible. I may not have been the easiest client you have dealt with but your professionalism and experience is to be commended and your persistence to get the deal done is very much appreciated. Three years from now, it […]

Mark R.

February 7, 2024

Cindy, Thank you, you have helped more than I would have ever expected! Mark R.

Dylan P.

February 7, 2024

Hi Cindy, Thank you so much to you and your office for the all the help, and making the buying process as super smooth process for us. You ladies were great and we would recommend and use your services again. I am extremely happy with the boat, and you made getting everything done super easy. […]

Cliff B.

February 7, 2024

Cindy, Thank you for the email and for all your assistance. I am also thankful for Robert recommending you as I was unaware of your office.  Your team Rocks!  This was one of the most professional transactions during my life of buying/closing – hands down. The entire process was seamless, especially with pressing timeline I […]


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 […]

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 […]