Seems Thumbtack has gone from a very useful and affordable way for small businesses and entreprenuers to find clients and make a living without having to spend, as is said , "an arm and a leg", to a rather greedy referral service. There have been many comments here addressing Thumbtacks constant changing of the rules , the 'pros' games , the price increases and just becoming less affordable. Often, the time I actually get a client I have spent the equivilent amount on leads that led nowhere. There has to be another way. Thumbtack has gotten rich and I just wanted to make a living.
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