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In honor of MRAA’s 40th Anniversary, we have spent this year re-inventing the association to thrive in service to today’s marine retailers. We are proud to share this list of reasons for you to join us on our journey to a stronger boating business.

1. We’re YOURS. As the ONLY national association run for marine retailers by marine retailers, we’re here to help dealers and the companies that support them thrive.

2. Grow with us. Our retail membership has grown by 165% so far this year, and that pace is increasing.

3. Save MORE money. With six benefits designed to cut your costs, we can save you thousands.

4. Eliminate the hassle. Reduce warranty costs and focus on taking care of your customers through our warranty processing solution.

5. MAKE more money. Earn rewards for doing business with our partners.

6. Better marketing results. When members put Lighthouse Media Solutions’ team of innovative media and design experts to work, they get great discounts and great results.

7. Amp up your performance. Meet and exceed your goals one by one with the help of MRAA’s four performance-enhancing benefits.

8. Your future depends on it. Our educational tools and resources help you stay on the cutting edge, meeting and exceeding the expectations of today’s customers.

9. MDCE. Join MRAA, get the best deal on MDCE registration.

10. We’ve done the research. Our partners offer the best products and services for your dealership at discounted prices.

11. Your competitors. MRAA can provide you a distinct advantage over them.

12. 22 proven benefits. They are delivering bottom line results to our members.

13. We’re digital. Our robust website delivers the tools and information you need 24/7.

14. Get the best deals. MRAA members can save thousands on the products and services they need most.

15. The right coverage. Get business insurance coverage that is customized for dealers like you at competitive prices.

16. Join the smart club. Share with and learn from other leading dealers.

17. Fuel your staff. Give your team the educational events, tools and resources to thrive.

18. Consignment success. Want to make more money on consignment? Learn how in our members-only online resource center.

19. See the future. Save 50% off the set-up fee for Spader’s True® dashboards, which track your financials and forecast your year-end results.

20. MRU. MRAA members get the best deal on registration for this fast growing series of regional events.

21. A powerful voice. We passionately and professionally represent the interests of marine retailers in the industry and in Washington, D.C.

22. Compliance. Learn how to comply with federal regulatory rules through our incredible 44-page guide, available only to members.

23. More profit. Pay $1,000 less for Spader’s Profit Production Package.

24. A new membership structure. It’s easy to understand and easy to join.

25. Avoid fraud. Learn how in our members-only online resource center.

26. Drive more business. Our boat and yacht insurance program takes care of your customers, rewards you for referrals and drives service business.

27. Legal expertise. Members can get expert legal insight through one of the nation’s most exalted dealership law firms for a low monthly fee.

28. Scholarships. Members who apply for one of our scholarships can win free professional development opportunities from companies like Spader.

29. Better market penetration. As an MRAA member, you can save $300 on Statistical Surveys’ semi-annual reports.

30. Hear your customer. Get a 40-percent discount on the tools you need to hear the voice of your customer and respond to it.

31. Access to the best and brightest. Our partners are leaders in the industry with a passion for marine dealer success.

32. Ship for less. Whether sending or receiving, the average MRAA member saves $304 annually through our PartnerShip discounts.

33. Online privacy. Are you following the rules? Learn how in our members-only online resource center.

34. Process for less. MRAA’s credit card processing program guarantees that it will meet or beat your current rates.

35. A collaborative agenda. We believe in working alongside other groups and associations to build a stronger industry.

36. Protect your employees. Recruit and retain employees – and keep them healthy – with affordable health insurance coverage.

37. Smart marketing. Take advantage of our members-only collection of FREE marketing resources to boost your results without spending a dime.

38. Video done right. Get professional video at an amateur rate.

39. BonusBucks. Do business with our preferred F&I outsourcing provider and boost your profits while earning cash rewards.

40. An incredible next 40 years. MRAA recently finalized a strategic plan designed to provide even greater opportunity to the association and its members. We’re just getting started.