Many people who admire saltwater (or marine) fish tanks would love to have a beautiful aquarium of their own, but they put it off for one reason or another. Some people are intimidated by the saltwater hobby’s reputation for being very scientific. Others have limited financial resources to spend on a tank and think a marine tank would be out of their price range. A variety of other excuses are commonly heard, but regardless of your background, a thriving saltwater aquarium is an achievable goal for any person who is up for the challenge. One of the best ways to ready yourself is to learn as much as you can before purchasing your first tank and fish. The articles on this site will help you to increase your knowledge and be a more confident hobbyist.