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Talking Trade

Welcome to our blog

Welcome to Talking Trade – the insurance blog of Trade Direct Insurance, supporting tradespeople with our business and insurance news, and some chit chat.

Talking Trade is a blog specially designed for tradesman, where you will find our news and latest updates. Browse the latest and most popular articles below or view all blog articles here.

Latest Articles

Keep your tools safe with some simple steps

We’re all aware there’s been a steep increase in tool theft recently (and if you didn’t know, there has been a 30% increase in recent years). It’s estimated a van is broken into every 23 minutes.

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Guide to Public Liability Insurance

Public liability insurance is one of the most important forms of business cover, but how does it apply to your business?

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The Ultimate Van Driver’s Christmas Playlist

Leasevan releases the top choices from their van drivers Christmas playlist. Did your favourite festive track make the cut?

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7 Reasons to join Trade Trust Sites

7 reasons to use trade recommendation sites

We look at the possible benefits to your business when you’re approved by a Trade Recommendation site

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Welcome to Talking Trade

Whatever your trade, if you’re looking for hints, tips, news and lifestyle articles, you’re in the right place.

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Straight talk – insurance jargon buster

Something you’re not sure about with insurance? Read our Straight Talk insurance jargon buster for answers to trade insurance questions.

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