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topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 18721: Old format
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
topic id 18206: New Model?
topic id 7183: I'm trying to remove a credit card remove ,from payments,system wont let me
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 DustiO Community Manager 03-25-2019
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HansenJC

What Happens Next? - My suggestion for HELP

The "HELP" files need help. As I was reading to learn one feature and how it works, I know that I had read here at the Water Cooler a discussion about how the Job Posters find quotes sent to them by P...
by HansenJC Level 10 05-09-2019
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Lar

Phone Number Links

Question regarding the customer interface.I had occasion recently to hire a Garage Door Repair guy on Thumbtack. A couple of other Pros reached out to me via the Jobs tab and sent me quotes also.When ...
by Lar Level 9 05-07-2019
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HansenJC

When seeking help via Live Chat, where is the record of my conversation?

I recently had a live chat session and cannot find a record of what was said.I also received no commitment when I might hear back on a resolution to the issue?I have used Live Chat on other sites and ...
by HansenJC Level 10 05-06-2019
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DustiO

Hey hey, a big welcome to our newest Community members! (4/30)

A big welcome to our newest online Community users! If you’re tagged here, you’ve joined the Community in the last week and have already started participating in discussions --- Thank you! Engagement ...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager 05-06-2019
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datanetworktech

sub out jobs

Hi Thumbtack, There are cases that I get a great lead that I may want to farm out to another resource due to time constraints and travel complications. Does thumbtack have any facility in the works to...
by datanetworktech Level 5 05-03-2019
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pgrether

Hello!

Hi i just want to introduce myself. My name is Paul Grether. I have been involved with TT for almost 6 years and I am a music teacher. In August i went fulltime as a result of pursuing my passion of p...
by pgrether Level 5 05-02-2019
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Kameron

Chicago pros - give us your feedback!

Hey pros at our Chicago meetup, we want to know what's on your mind! At Thumbtack, we like to keep track of what's going well using a #loveit and what we could improve using...
by Moderator Kameron Moderator 05-02-2019
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Sav

Business is Booming!

Thats right, business is BOOMING! If you find yourself not receiving leads or interest in your business, take a look at your profile, your photos- anything that you think could use more attraction. I ...
by Sav Level 6 05-01-2019
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Digitalwhims

The Pro Lounge... Beneficial To The Pro's ?

I think we are ragging on the Moderators too much. While I think they are as frustrated as we are with the lack of progress, it would be refreshing to hear them admit it. I think they honestly try to ...
by Digitalwhims Level 6 05-01-2019
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ReeseTee

Withholding messages and photos:

Hello: On some of the leads where I have the option to accept and pay, or decline. It seems that Thumbtack is withholding messages and pictures until after I pay. I am very uncomfortable with this.
by ReeseTee Level 7 05-01-2019
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