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topic id 17313: Thumbtack pricing for professionals
topic id 16038: Quote pricing calculations
topic id 16031: Fixed Rates vs Hourly Rates
topic id 100: Is quick reply worthy of charge?
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 578: Only Pay For Contacted Leads?
topic id 11582: Pricing
topic id 7183: I'm trying to remove a credit card remove ,from payments,system wont let me
topic id 5571: Pricing
topic id 7120: Charging practices

Inspiration - Tell us your story.

The most amazing part of my job? The stories I hear of other pros who have overcome great odds to find success. I started my cake business after my husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and I real...
by Thumbtack Pro and Employee DustiO Thumbtack Pro and Employee yesterday
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Career Coach

are there separate categories (fees) for life vs career coach? I am asking because career coach, a relatively short term job is now being charged the same fee as a life coach, a potentially long term...
by karen1 Level 4 2 weeks ago
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Our pros never cease to amaze!

We are always working hard, with you, to make Thumbtack better. We are a team. Your successes are our successes and your struggles are our struggles. We are inspired by your stories of perseverance, l...
by Thumbtack Pro and Employee DustiO Thumbtack Pro and Employee 2 weeks ago
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Why does thumbtack hide our posts in between posts that are several months old?

I have noticed when seing "recent posts" they are in the middle of posts from last year, May, June, July, etc. Why can't they be kept in the order they are received? It makes it impossible to follow a...
by cranichik Level 7 2 weeks ago
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I am a DJ getting less and less business through thumbtack as I have to increase my cost to the customer to where I am losing jobs. I have spent a lot of money trying to make thumbtack work for me but...
by NUE1 Level 1 2 weeks ago
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Give us your feedback!

Can anyone please explain to me why my prices change by about 25-35% on almost a daily basis. How is a heat repair lead average around 9.17 one week and 15.00 the next. Why is there a fuel source/type...
by HVACPRO Level 5 3 weeks ago
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Why does my travel area change every day? Why is there no thumbtack support for this?

@Kameron Every time I get a lead that is way out of my travel distance, actually every lead I get, I look to see why. I set a 5 mile radius, but EVERY SINGLE TIME I see it is reverted back to covering...
by cranichik Level 7 3 weeks ago
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Happy Holidays!

This year has been a whirlwind. So many projects, so many hours of work, so many cities - filled with so many incredible stories, meetups, and pros. I often say that I have the best job at Thumbtack, ...
by Thumbtack Pro and Employee DustiO Thumbtack Pro and Employee a month ago
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Are you self made? Reply for a chance to WIN! #MyThumbtackStory

Hey pros! You may have noticed a new video on our homepage showcasing some of our self made pros! We want to hear from you: do you consider yourself self made? Who has helped you get to where you are?...
by Community Manager LydiaH Community Manager ‎12-19-2018 06:38:28 AM
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Welcome to our newest users! (12/17)

Please join me in welcoming our newest users to the online community! These pros have joined in the last two weeks and have already posted in our discussions. Thanks for being so engaged with the Thum...
by Community Manager LydiaH Community Manager ‎12-18-2018 04:57:50 PM
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See you in the new year!

It’s been a great year - thank you for all your hard work and for helping make this community a place for pros to connect, get answers, and give us feedback about our product! And thank you for sticki...
by Community Manager LydiaH Community Manager ‎12-18-2018 01:02:27 PM
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