V8 Utes Racing Series

Trade Risk to Sponsor ECB V8 Ute Series

We are super proud to announce our sponsorship of the ECB V8 Utes series, which runs as a support category to the Virgin Australia Supercars series. Trade Risk will be sponsoring the ECB V8 Utes series for the remainder...

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Newsletter – September 2017

This is our first email newsletter for 2017, and I want to tell you about some awards we’ve received this year. The reason for this is not to boast, but to really explain how Trade Risk operates, because not...

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Optus My Business Awards 2017

We’re Finalists in the Optus My Business Awards

We are very honoured to have been named as a finalist in the Optus My Business Awards for 2017. Trade Risk has made the shortlist to win the Customer Service Experience category, which will be announced at the awards...

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Talking Stolen Tools

Talking Tool Theft

Today Shane was interviewed on Melbourne’s Triple R Radio about tool theft. The interview was triggered by a recent incident in Melbourne where a 55-year old electrician was bashed before having his vehicle and tools stolen. It happened in...

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Paving Insurance

Paving Contractors Insurance

If you run a business or operate as a subcontractor laying pavers, you’ll need to consider certain forms of insurance. Public liability is the one you’ll most likely require, but there are a few others also worth looking at....

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Feefo Trusted Service Award

400 Independent Client Reviews

Today we received our 400th independently verified client review. It’s a fantastic achievement considering we’ve only been gathering reviews in this way for around two years. In July 2015 we engaged global reviews company Feefo to gather ratings and reviews...

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Starting a Trades Business

For a lot of tradies, once they finish their apprenticeship one of the first things they think about is going out on their own. This may be as a subcontractor, possibly still working with the same company, or out...

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Sole Traders Insurance

Sole Trader Insurance

  We specialise in sole trader insurance and have helped thousands of sole traders with their business insurance needs. Whilst we also look after plenty of larger businesses, sole traders and one-person companies really are our bread and butter. The...

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Budget for Tradespeople

How the 2017 budget affects tradies

Last night the Treasurer, Scott Morrison, handed down his latest budget. Amongst the winners and losers, how did tradies fare in this year’s budget? We’ve broken it down to let you know the good and the bad for tradies and...

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Air Conditioning Business Insurance

If you run a business installing or maintaining air conditioning systems it’s important to have insurance. There are number of different insurance types available, and the types that you might need will vary depending on a few different factors....

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