Take the Money And Run
So your Ed is snooping around the used boat market, looking for a boat to be named later, and his travels took him to Dana Island Yachts where a neighbor is one of the salesman. The boat is great but the Ed is cheap, so a deal was not made. based on the following, perhaps that is a good thing:
The owner of a Dana Point yacht brokering firm is wanted for questioning by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department after more than 20 victims contacted authorities reporting more than $200,000 is missing from bank accounts used in yacht transactions, according to Sheriff’s spokesman Jim Amormino. Ed Fitzgerald, a Laguna Beach resident and longtime owner of Dana Island Yachts in the Dana Point Harbor, hasn’t been seen from in a week.