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Trade Direct Insurance working with TradePoint

29th July 2019

We’re happy to announce we’ve negotiated an exclusive deal for our customers. It’s a new loyalty scheme (replacing the existing one) with TradePoint.

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Keep your tools safe with some simple steps

13th August 2019

We’re all aware there’s been a steep increase in tool theft recently. It’s estimated a van is broken into every 23 minutes. We know just how important tools are to your livelihoods, so we’ve brought together some tips to help keep your gear safe.

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Guest Post: How To Reduce Time Spent On Paperwork

12th July 2019

You could be spending 2.5 months every year perfecting your paperwork. Let’s see about trimming that down…

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The Power of Music: The Best Music to Listen to on Site

12th July 2019

We surveyed over 1,000 adults in the UK to find out once and for all whether or not listening to music at work had a positive effect on the daily grind.

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The Costs Of Being A Tradesperson

12th July 2019

When it comes to finances and money, what do tradespeople worry about most? Well according to you, the number one concern (and by some distance!) is tool theft.

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The Love Lives Of Tradesmen

12th July 2019

Just how romantic are the nation’s tradespeople? We reckon they’re romantics with a naughty side, but read on and see what you think.

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Tradesmen – A Life In The Trade

12th July 2019

What were UK tradespeople’s dream jobs growing up? Where do they like going on holiday? More importantly, what on earth would they choose as their superpower? Have a look at the infographic to see what we found out

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What Is Bad Brew Insurance?

12th July 2019

No longer will hardworking tradespeople be denied of their right to a decent cup of Rosy Lee; Trade Direct Insurance are planning to put a stop to this with the development of our new ‘Bad Brew Insurance’ policy.

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How Will The Latest IPT Change Impact Me?

12th July 2019

In the Summer Budget, announced 16 March 2016, the Chancellor confirmed an increase of 0.5% in the standard rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT). This will be effective from 1 October 2016. This increase will see the standard rate move from its current 9.5% to 10%.

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