@Emilyelizaphoto @Julius In my opinion TT is going too far into our space. I agree with you on the confidentiality of pricing and the fact that it can be very dependent on the customer and the customer needs. For example, as an attorney, it is impossible to quote a price through an online chat and the only possible and ethical way for me to state a price is through a consult with the lead. I have had several occasions where I lost the lead because they were angry that I couldnt stand by the price TT displayed as only an estimate. I may charge $400 for a simple will, but as soon as a trust or minor children are involved, the price must go up. Also, there are those clients that I may want to charge a premium for because of some issue with their case - its just not worth my time at the standard rate, but if they want to do it at my premium rate, I'll do it. So - as is the case for most of us - pricing is VERY case specific. TT needs to stay in their lane and not try to pretend it is something that it is not. They are a forum for customers to find a pro to do their work - basically a modern yellow pages. They are not experts in our fields, they are not part of our business any more than an ad in a magazine is. They are simply a way for a lead to find a potential pro to work on their project or case. In short, they are an expense on our balance sheet. They said they want to be the Amazon of the lead market - but they are doing everything they can to not be this. They have lost their way. They are fortunate that they have pros like us who still care and are trying so hard to help them again find their way. It is up to them, but .com companies can dissapear in a flash once the client base has lost trust. I can't see how TT is a viable member of the lead source community 1 year from now if nothing changes. When I Google "Angies List" there are pages of hits regarding their service issues. The number of these kind of hits for TT is indeed growing.
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