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Trading Terms and Conditions: Services and Documentation

Trading terms and conditions: Clear and concise terms and conditions are important to your business

Your potential clients need to understand what is expected of them when they choose you as their professional tradesman. How do you help them to understand the concept of payment for your services and use of your business website? You hire professionals to help you create your trading terms and conditions documentation. Without clear documentation and information, clients and potential clients can take advantage of you, which will hurt your income as well as your business credibility. Read more

Self Employed Tradies: How To Get a Home Loan

The banks are hard on tradies which is why….

Financial institutions seem to want more and more proof of income these days, which can make it tough on self-employed tradespeople who haven’t been in business by themselves for very long, or their financial records are a little out of date. Read more

ATO Reporting For Tradies

ATO Reporting for Builders

Running a tradie business means reporting parts of your business to the tax authorities.

For instance, if you’re a builder then you need to report total payments made to every contractor involved in all of your building and construction services for the year.

We break down the details of taxable payments reporting in the building and construction industry.

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What Tradie Doesn’t Want To Get Paid On Time?

5 Ways To Get Your Customers Paying

Let’s be honest, as a tradie in business getting clients to actually pay on time can be a nightmare. It’s even worse when you have to waste valuable time chasing those payments.

So how do you cut down on the stress and management of late paying customers?

Check out our tips.

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How to Spot A Great Tradie Accountant

The Search For a Real Tradie Expert

As a tradie, working with the right business experts is critical. Whilst you are busy on the tools and doing what you do best, you want the peace of mind knowing your business is financially safe and compliant, and that means finding the right tradie accountant to work with.

But how do you pick one if there are thousands around? And how do you find a true tradie expert? Check out these tips.

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4 Hot Tax Tips for Tradies

Time for tax planning

Tax time can be challenging, no matter what industry you’re in.

Good thing it’s becoming faster and easier nowadays, especially for tradies.

In fact, tradies can qualify for substantial tax deductions – you just need to be aware of them and of course make sure you keep good record of receipts and documents.

If you’re a tradie, here are some tax tips to keep in mind.

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4 Tradie Business Success Secrets

What Every Good Tradesmen Needs To Know

Operating a successful trade business, is more than just being great on the tools. It requires having knowledge on all aspects of the business in order to grow it.

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Tradie Finance – 5 Ways To Extra Cash

I need cash now!

Seeking short or long term funding for your tradie business may feel like a challenge but knowing where to start and who to turn to for help, can get you moving forward with confidence very quickly.

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3 Ways Local Businesses Can Build A Customer Base

Strategy to build solid client base

Building a solid client base is key to the survival and growth for most business owners, big or small.

To do this, requires having a strategy to find new customers as well as developing strong referral partnerships that can bring you more regular clients.

We list down three ways to grow your client base.

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Grow Your Business Through Location-Based Marketing

Get Local With Your Marketing

Successful marketing for small business is changing. From Google to Facebook there seems to be more emphasis on location-based marketing.

Why? Because locals love searching, buying and supporting local business owners mean conversions are likely to be much higher.

Even before digital technology, consumers were already targeted based on their location with letterbox drops and flyers. And in the digital world, it is no different in trying to find and market to your locals, whether you’re a tradie and local professional service provider.

Here are 3 ways how location-based marketing can help your business.

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