[quote=Pasfur;163728]I would offer you this about saltwater. If you are the type of person who enjoys learning new things, has a ton of patience, and won't become frustrated by conflicting advice from different sources, then you can achieve success in a saltwater tank, regardless of your FW experience.quote]
You'll also need to do research on your own. Yes forums are great, but without the general knowledge of how to start it gets real difficult. You'll ask questions that you should have found many times in personal research. Pasfur can give you book names to get you started in the right direction. There's a lot of knowledge here as well as wisdom. The key to success is Research REsearch RESEARCH. There's really know other way.
Now, with a FOWLR tank, it's a bit easier to get away with less research. there aren't as many checks as there are for a reef tank, but there are fish you need to be aware of such as the person in this thread, 6-line soapfish
, is learning. Impulse buying just wont do the trick. Paitients is truly the Virtue of the hobby and if you don't have any... you will