Member Benefits

There are many benefits to being a member of MBOA including:

    • May be eligible for a discount on marine insurance through Hagerty, where applicable and allowed by law.
    • 50% off membership in Boat U.S.
    • Discounted pricing on Matthews merchandise.
    • A subscription to the semi-annual news magazine, The LOG.
    • FREE Classified ads in The LOG and on the website.
    • A hard copy roster of members.
    • Membership Card (which includes your password for the website).
    • Access to the private, members-only section of the MBOA website. Here you will find information including boat maintenance tips, historical archives, a photo gallery, and the membership roster.
    • Access to Best Benefits Club (, a savings program with hundreds of discounts across the USA. Save on movie tickets, amusement parks, hotels, car rentals and so much more.
    • Be sure to follow us on Facebook where you can meet old friends and make new friends with owners or lovers of Matthews Boats. Everyone loves to talk about their boats and encourage others with their self-restoration projects.