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topic id 33701: Fraudulent leads?
topic id 33199: IDEA- Integrity & Balance by Customers & Pros
topic id 32384: Private Chef/Catering Pricing
topic id 32826: Raising prices but do not state what the prices are!!!!!
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
DustiO

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 Community Manager Community Manager a week ago
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bonnie_bill

With the new program working so well why do we never see any Pros making positive comments ?

@Kameronstated as he closed the previous thread that the new TT program is working well and here to stay although not for everyone. If that is true why do we NEVER see any Pros (other than the very ne...
by bonnie_bill Level 8 02-22-2019
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CappellaPhoto

Thank you TT, it was great while it lasted

Thank you TT for all these years of business, it was great and a game changer for me, but now its all over.Since you decide to become a  Listing of professionals (like yellow pages or yext) our dedica...
by CappellaPhoto Level 6 02-22-2019
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HandyMike

Pros Contacted Confusion

With the old system, we could tell how many pros were contacted by a client, before we committed to bidding on the job.  This is very important.  Who would pay to bid on a job that already had several...
by HandyMike Level 6 02-22-2019
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designsby

Beware of scammer!!!

Hi everyone,Just wanted to post about a crazy thing that happened to me, and also to protect fellow pros! This guy call himself “Ivan Dragic” says he’s from thumbtack and saw my page.. his phone numbe...
by designsby Level 5 02-22-2019
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feliciaj

advertising

i have been using thumbtack for about a month and got 4 hires. what people need to realize is that in all advertising you get good and bad leads. with that said it is far less expensive then google ad...
by feliciaj Level 4 02-22-2019
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Elisha_Carter

ANY GOOD CUT & SEW COMPANIES?

Hi! I have a womens apparel brand and I am looking for a good cut & sew company that can sew shapewear. Any recommendations would be much appreciated.
by Elisha_Carter Level 4 02-21-2019
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Wreach

Pro listings for jobs

Something I do not understand, is how are pros with only 3 reviews listed higher on the pro list than pros with 25 reviews? I personally feel like, TT is promoting newer pros because of the changes ma...
by Wreach Level 7 02-18-2019
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cranichik

Enlist a pro in their field to help TT write a request for customers

Here is what I mean, (the title description wouldn't allow me to explain).I will just use myself as an example. I am a pet sitter. This is what I need to know ---1. When do you want pet sitting? Don't...
by cranichik Level 8 02-17-2019
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LydiaH

Video Contest: winner announced!

Hey everyone! One of our resolutions for 2019 is to help customers find their people. This means connecting them with great pros like you. Of course, behind every happy customer is, hopefully, a happ...
by Thumbtack Employee Thumbtack Employee 02-16-2019
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LydiaH

Welcome to our newest users! (2/11)

Join me in welcoming our newest users on the online Community! If you’re tagged here, you joined us in the online Community in the last week (though you may have been with Thumbtack for a while). Our ...
by Thumbtack Employee Thumbtack Employee 02-12-2019
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