Elite Broker Medals

Elite Broker List

For the last four years running we’ve made the annual “Elite Broker” list. This list covers the top 30 insurance brokers in Australia, based on a number of factors including the number of clients, client retention, revenue etc. Whilst...

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Client Survey 2019

Client Survey 2019 – The Results

Thank you to the hundreds of Trade Risk clients who completed our first ever annual survey. Whilst we do send out customer service surveys whenever you purchase a new policy or renew a policy, this was the first time...

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Lead Paint Removal Insurance

Painters – Insurance Issues with Lead-Based Paint Removal

We all know that painters in Australia don’t use lead-based paints anymore, but it can still be an issue, especially when it comes to insurance. Whilst lead was banned from paint decades ago, there are still tens – if...

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2018 Year in Review

2018 in Review

We’re a business that prefers to look ahead, but it’s also good to look back on your achievements and reflect on the year that has passed. 2018 was another big year for us at Trade Risk.  As a business...

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Online Marketing – Retargeting for Tradies

You might not be familiar with the term ‘retargeting’, but you probably have experienced it. Say you were researching cordless drills online, then next time you visit Facebook or Instagram, suddenly you’re seeing posts from the same stores. It...

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Other Types of Trade Insurance

Most tradies know about the common forms of insurance for a trade business, but there is more to business insurance than just public liability and tools… We recently surveyed all of our clients on a range of issues, and...

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How Tradies can Maximise Credit Card Points

If you’re spending tens of thousands on materials and equipment each year, and even tax payments, you’re missing out if you don’t have the right credit card. Now before I go any further, I need to stress that this...

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Tradies Need Public Liability Insurance

5 Reasons why tradies need public liability insurance

Most tradies and trade business owners know they need public liability insurance. But knowing you need it, and knowing why you need it, are two different things! So we’ve put together a top five on why you should be...

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Google advertising for tradies

Google Advertising for Tradies

Could Google Ads help your trade business to get more business? You might be thinking “Trade Risk is an insurance broker, why are you talking to me about online advertising”? Well as a business that has spent well over...

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Trade Insurance Comparison

Trade Insurance Comparison

No one wants to spend more than they have to on insurance, so doing a trade insurance comparison can be a great idea. But it’s not as simple as comparing prices and choosing the cheapest.  Not all insurance policies...

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