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Australia’s New Payments Platform set to transform how you pay your tradie

    One of the biggest developments in Australia’s payments market is set to launch in February. Yet the majority of the nation’s tradies have no idea of what’s coming, bringing into question whether the general public and business owners have been sufficiently informed of the new changes. With the launch date fast approaching, ServiceSeeking.com.au […]

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Tradies Top 5 Picks for 2018

5th January 2018 ServiceSeeking.com.au surveyed over 800 customers and businesses to find the top tradie picks for 2018, so here is a list of the 5 things that make a tradies day run smoothly.  1. Toyota Hilux To start off the work day in good stead a tradie needs a powerful chariot to deliver his […]

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Renovation Battle of the Sexes

      Image Courtesy of United Handyman Association   The men and women of Australia have weighed in on all things handy(wo)man- the skills they have and the skills they wished they had. In 2017 it seemed appropriate to re-assess public opinion to see whether the stereotypes of men and women in the area […]

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83% of people believe they live better than King Henry VIII

Which King though? A recent survey conducted by ServiceSeeking.com.au has revealed that 83% of people believe they have a better standard of living than King Henry VIII because of their rapid adoption of new technologies. While King Henry VIII had thousands of servants to cater to his needs, advances in technology have given the average […]

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1 in 4 say they will never own their own home

(9 August 2017) Home ownership is the universal Australian dream, right? Wrong, according to the latest survey from ServiceSeeking.com.au.   1 in 4 Australians who don’t own a home think they will never be able to, according to new data from a survey of over 3,200 ServiceSeeking.com.au customers. Further, of those who don’t own property, […]

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Fin-what? 89% Have Never Heard of “Fintech”

(May 30, 2017) It may be the next undiscovered force in Venture Capital but the ‘Fintech’ industry isn’t known to 89% of trades and service providers. The data comes from a recent study by Find-a-Tradie site ServiceSeeking.com.au, and indicates that “Fintech”, despite all its hype, lacks awareness in the broader business community. The term Fintech refers to […]

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Uber no challenge to tradies

  (17 Feb 2017) “Tech start-ups may have displaced paper directories like the Yellow Pages, but tradies are not at risk of being ‘Uber-fied’”, CEO of ServiceSeeking.com.au Jeremy Levitt says. Many industries have been disrupted by similar on-demand software, not just taxis  – but also food delivery with the likes of Deliveroo and Foodora, and […]

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Get Smart: Making Your Home ‘Smart’ in 2017

Photo from Freshome  So you’re ready to make your home smarter. To remotely control your home appliances, save on bills and do your bit for the environment. If the whole process seems a little bit daunting, don’t be disheartened: that’s why we’ve put together some hints and tips so you know exactly what’s involved and […]

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