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Tradies Risk Management Checklist

8 tips to help contractors reduce bad debt risk

The risk of bad debt is substantial for trade businesses, but not one often considered or well managed. This is especially true for small business owners, who may not have the time or expertise to understand the problem, let alone find solutions. This article has some tips to help reduce bad debt risk in construction.

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10 things tradies should know about insurance

At Builtin we think that the more our clients, and indeed all trade contractors and professionals, understand their cover and how insurance works, particularly when it comes to making a claim, the better their experience of it will be. That’s why we’ve written this...

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The Goldilocks Insurance Package

One of the most common questions we get asked is what insurance a builder (or sparky, plumber, roofer, tiler etc) should have. Everyone wants what we call the “Goldilocks Package”: not too little, not too much, but just the right amount. Here’s what our Goldilocks Insurance Package includes.

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Simple policy explanations with examples

The ins and outs of insurance can be confusing for anyone. As with any contract they have to cover a lot of different situations, which means they can be long and difficult to grasp in simple terms. This especially true for liability cover, as events can be incredibly...

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Have you protected what’s most important to you?

At this time of year it’s common for people to spend time thinking about what’s important to them. For many family is top of the list. Here’s a quick overview of the most common policies, like loss of earnings/income protection, to protect you & your family if something unexpected happens.

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