We know insurance is just one part of ongoing costs affecting you and your business so we’ve teamed up with a number of major names to help you save money. Whether you’re looking to save money on supplies, tools, van hire, printed marketing materials or a whole host more, you’ll find savings and exclusive deals here.
We’re an honest bunch here so we want you to know that, whilst the content on this page was independently written and put together by the team here at Trade Direct Insurance and that we were not paid to write it, we may receive commission for any sales that result from you clicking on a link to one of our partners.
We’ve partnered with Alcumus SafeContractor, a leading health and safety accreditation scheme. Trade Direct Insurance customers get £100 off their Alcumus SafeContractor membership – an accreditation which enables you to demonstrate your Health, Safety, and Sustainability capabilities.
Alcumus SafeContractor is trusted by some of the world's most respected organisations, a service used by over 34,000 contractors in the UK.
- Save £100 on membership because you're insured with Trade Direct Insurance
- PAS91 aligned standard
- Free access to health and safety advice line
- Join over 34,000 like-minded businesses
- 86% of their reviewers tell them they are excellent
All you have to do is click on the link below or quote code: DFGV33 when you call them. Applicable to new SafeContractor customers only.
Using apps can help reduce paperwork, with Powered Now you can even make more profit with less effort. Our partner, Powered Now, is an app built for trade businesses, that helps you manage your business paperwork on the go. Their excellent customer support and features will help you improve your team management and customer communications while keeping your business admin organised.
Invoices, quotes, diary, unlimited forms and certificates, notifications, reports, tracking, you can even submit your VAT return directly to HMRC - all your paperwork will be in one place supporting excellent communication between the office, workforce, and of course, your customers.
We offer two months of free access to Powered Now, a field service management software app for trade companies. Go digital with Powered Now!
Not only do our customers benefit from everyday low prices in B&Q but you'll now receive a flat 10% discount, with NO threshold when using your TradePoint membership card! That’s right, a 10% discount across all products at TradePoint! And unlike the current loyalty scheme, there’s NO minimum monthly spend!
Remember that is off EVERYTHING in B&Q*, in store and online including promotional lines giving you access to discounts on over 40,000 products across the full range. We’ll be in touch once you have a public liability policy with us. If you’re not already a customer, click Get Deal to buy online now.
* Excludes delivery, gift cards, concessions, clearance, Amazon products, supplier quoted and selected made to measure products. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other voucher or customer discount card. More info at https://www.trade-point.co.uk/loyalty#
Tyl by NatWest
We've partnered with Tyl by NatWest to offer Trade Direct Insurance customers a £50 credit statement sign up bonus* and no card machine fees for the first three months of your 12 month contract with Tyl by NatWest. Tyl makes it easier for your customers to pay in a convenient, fast, secure way and 8/10 customers save money by switching to Tyl**.
- Reduced card transaction fees for small businesses of 1.5%
- No card machine hire fees for 3 months^
- £50 credit statement sign up bonus*
- Free e-commerce gateway hire for 12 months, worth £179^^
- Next day business settlement
- Accountancy integrations
*For full terms & conditions click here. £50 bonus - Tyl statement credit applied on the second invoice. For new Tyl customers only.
**Savings figure based on customers switching from various providers to Tyl between Jan and March 2023. Your existing provider may charge an exit fee. Average savings not inclusive of introductory offers or any exit fees you may have been charged.
^New Tyl by NatWest customers only. Minimum 12-month contract. After 3 months standard hire fees per device will apply. Early cancellation fees may apply.
^^Tyl eligibility criteria & fees apply. Offer available for new and existing Tyl by NatWest customers who do not currently have a payment gateway with Tyl. Offer ends 30 June 2023. We'll be in touch to let you know your options after 12 months (previously priced at £14.95+VAT per month on a monthly subscription basis). The Payment gateway comprises of online, telephone and pay-by-link payment functionality.
WEX Esso Fuel Card
We’ve teamed up with WEX Europe Services in order to negotiate highly competitive fuel discounts for our customers. As a valued Trade Direct Insurance customer you are eligible to apply for a FREE Esso Card™ (normally £43 per card, per year). Additionally you will also save on average 7p per litre on Esso Synergy fuels.
Your Esso Card™ benefits include:
- Esso Card™ gives you access to over 3,450 fuel stations including Esso, BP and Shell sites.
- Save on average 7p per litre on Esso Synergy fuels
- Manage your fuel expenditure easily, with weekly Direct Debit payments.
- Collect Nectar loyalty points – fill up at a participating Esso branded service station across the UK.
- HMRC compliant invoices – cutting your administrative burden and giving you full visibility on your fuel spend and savings.
We’ll be in touch once you have a public liability policy with us. If you’re not already a customer, click Get Deal to buy online now.
We’re always on the lookout for more partners, more offers, more savings! If you’re a tradesperson and there’s something you think you and others would benefit from, let us know. Alternatively, if you’re a company and think you can bring value to our tradespeople, get in touch. You can reach us on email@example.com.