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Types of Insurance for Self-Employed Tradesmen
Types of Insurance for Self-Employed Tradesmen

Rhino Trade Insurance 16 August 2021

Insurance. It might not be your favourite topic, but any self-respecting tradesperson knows the value of having it.

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How Much to Charge If You’re an Electrician?
How Much to Charge If You’re an Electrician?

Rhino Trade Insurance 09 August 2021

One of the most challenging things about being a self-employed tradesman is working out how to charge your customers.

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Insurance Jargon
Insurance Jargon

Rhino Trade Insurance 02 August 2021

We may sell insurance but believe it or not, we’re human too. We know insurance-speak can be confusing, so we’re here to change that. We want to make selecting the right insurance policy as simple and hassle-free as possible, so here's a handy guide to the insurance jargon you’re most likely to come across.

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Community Partnership Announcement: Leicester City Football Club
Community Partnership Announcement: Leicester City Football Club

Rhino Trade Insurance 28 July 2021

Football never did come home after all, but that doesn’t mean we don’t still love the beautiful game. Rhino Trade Insurance are proud to announce Community Partnership with Leicester City Football Club.

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There's An App For That, Mate!
There's An App For That, Mate!

Rhino Trade Insurance 26 July 2021

You're doing something the way you've always done it, and the apprentice announces there's an app that'll make it 10x easier. We've all been there.

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The Benefits of Being a Self-Employed Tradesman
The Benefits of Being a Self-Employed Tradesman

Rhino Trade Insurance 25 June 2021

Many tradesmen have made the decision to follow the self-employed route because it allows them to be their own boss and work more flexible hours.

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Tools Insurance - Why it’s More Important than Ever
Tools Insurance - Why it’s More Important than Ever

Troy Stevens 25 June 2021

Here at Rhino Trade Insurance, we’ve been providing insurance to hardworking tradespeople for years.  As a result, we know a thing or two about what goes on in the world of trade insurance. In fact, call us the experts.

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Local Plumber Interviewed
Local Plumber Interviewed

Rhino Trade Insurance 22 June 2021

Check out our interview with plumber, Tom, who’s local to our HQ in Leicester to understand a bit more about him and his role.

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Standing Out from the Competition
Standing Out from the Competition

Rhino Trade Insurance 14 June 2021

While there's always a high demand for tradesmen, sometimes competition in the industry can be fierce. Standing out from competitors will help you to win bigger, better and more lucrative projects.

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Accounting for Tradesman – All Under one Roof
Accounting for Tradesman – All Under one Roof

Guest Post - Anna Butchart - QAccounting 11 June 2021

Accountants are underrated. Often seen as boring, no humour, shirt and tie, middle aged men. We can all agree they get a bad reputation. However, they are so much more than that, they are heroes (superheroes even!); selfless and (in some cases anyway) incredibly smart. In short, accountants are there to save you money wherever possible.

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Public Liability Insurance – 5 Key Things to Consider
Public Liability Insurance – 5 Key Things to Consider

Troy Stevens 07 June 2021

Public Liability Insurance is vital for anyone operating self-employed in the trades and gives you the peace of mind that if you were to cause damage, death or injury to members of the public or their property, then your business would be covered.

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Tackling Tricky Customers
Tackling Tricky Customers

Rhino Trade Insurance 27 May 2021

The customer is always right, or so you might think. But some individuals are more complicated than others, and these tricky customers can seriously ruin your day!

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Will Gas Boilers be Banned in 2025?
Will Gas Boilers be Banned in 2025?

Rhino Trade Insurance 25 May 2021

Plumbers and gas engineers beware. The fight against climate change has turned its sights on gas boilers, with proposals to ban the sale of all fossil fuel boilers by 2025.

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Are you Getting Good Value from your Public Liability Insurance Provider?
Are you Getting Good Value from your Public Liability Insurance Provider?

Troy Stevens 21 May 2021

Switching insurance providers, like switching banks, accountants and even broadband providers can often seem like more trouble than it is worth. Would it really save me money?

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What to Consider when Buying a Van for your Trade Business
What to Consider when Buying a Van for your Trade Business

Rhino Trade Insurance 18 May 2021

Whether you've been trading for years or only just setting up, buying a van for your business is a significant investment. There are many considerations involved to arrive at the best decision. We've compiled a few thoughts and recommendations to help make the process a bit easier.

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Friday Viral 23
Friday Viral 23

Joel Clyne 14 May 2021

In need of a laugh on your lunch break? Well you've come to the right place. Here's our weekly roundup of everything that's made us laugh over the last seven days. Enjoy!

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The Most Common Tradesman Insurance Claims
The Most Common Tradesman Insurance Claims

Rhino Trade Insurance 10 May 2021

Being in the Tradesman Insurance business, dealing with claims is part of our day to day job. Nevertheless, some types of claims are more frequent than others, so we've listed some of the most common to give you an idea of what to consider for yourself.

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Friday Viral 22
Friday Viral 22

Joel Clyne 07 May 2021

How hot do you like your coffee? As hot as this TV presenter likes theirs? Surely not. Well you're braver than me, at least. Check that out, as well as everything else that's brought a smile to our faces this week in the 22nd instalment of the Friday Viral!

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Growing your Tradesman Business
Growing your Tradesman Business

Rhino Trade Insurance 05 May 2021

The last year or so has been particularly tough for some tradesmen. The global pandemic and multiple lockdowns have disrupted work up and down the country. The impact has been felt across almost all sectors, especially for jobs requiring workers to be on-site or in people's homes.

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Van Insurance with Rhino
Van Insurance with Rhino

Troy Stevens 30 April 2021

Rhino Trade Insurance is proud to offer low cost van insurance, in partnership with vaninsurance.co.uk

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