Some of The Best Business Insurance & Finance Products Available

With membership to the FairTrades Association, our members gain access to Award Winning Finance and Insurance Products

From Insurance Backed Guarantees through to Public Liability, Vehicle insurance and Customer Finance Packages. Our associations members all have access to a great range of products from HomePro Insurance, Tower Gate Insurance and Shermin Finance. All companies are leading the field in terms of customer service and innovation. Our business partners have been specifically chosen because they, like FairTrades, are committed to helping our trade association members find the right finance or insurance deal for any trade business joining us.

In times of increasing economic uncertainty, our clients definitely appreciate the security HomePro affords them. Roché can genuinely offer them the reassurances our competitors do not. Jodie Goffin, Roche Systems (2000) Ltd.

Additional Expert Business Support

Offering Amazing Finance Deals To Home Owners Just Got A Whole Lot Easier

Home Improvement Finance

We have secured exclusive rates for members. With more than 30 years’ experience in Home Improvement Finance we strongly urge you to look at this great offer only available to members. Shermin Finance has a product portfolio that takes full advantage of the opportunities that exist for our tradesmen in the home improvement.

Letters of Introduction & HandyCards

To promote your business, we provide you with Handycards and Introductory Letters to distribute to homes in the area where you are based or where you are working. The home owner is presented with your contact details and can utilise our “Confirm a Tradesman's Membership ” facility to verify your membership and find out more about your business.

Membership Cards and Membership Certificate

The FairTrades membership card is supplied to all of your customer facing employees and can be shown to potential customers as identification and proof of membership. The Membership Certificate shows customers that you have passed our strict vetting procedure and can be displayed in your office or showroom, or even taken with you when quoting.

Access To Free Legal Conciliation Service

We provide a full Conciliation Service, available through our experienced conciliation team to discuss any issues your company may face.

Improved Consumer Confidence Due To FairTrades Vetting Process

FairTrades members go through a rigorous vetting procedure requiring the following; we look at the length of time a business has been trading; we check to ensure that our member companies have a clean legal history and a good credit rating; we obtain, corroborate and continuously update customer references. These checks ensure that the public know they are hiring professional home improvement specialists when they choose to use a FairTrades member.

A Fuel Card That Helps You Manage Your Mileage And Has Added Security Features

The fuel cards are accepted at over 5,500 fuel service stations nationwide and include BP, Esso, Shell, Texaco, Gulf, Emo, Pace, as well as Diesel Direct (Keyfuels), UK Fuels and almost 70% of motorway services. The supermarket services Morrisons and Somerfields are also part of the network. These fuel cards have many great features including security options to restrict unauthorised use if required. Using this fuel card also allows members to access accurate MPG reports which are available to all members. FairTrades members can rest assured that they will be offered the very best card/deal available.

To date, we have insured £5,474,849,821 worth of UK home
improvements, thats 1,503,998 jobs!

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Fair Trades is the trading name of Fair Trades Ltd. Fair Trades Ltd is registered in England
Company Number 1813671. Registered Office is Suite 40B, Port of Liverpool Building, Pier Head, Liverpool, L3 1BY
General Enquiries: (+44) 0800 131 0123 - Membership Enquiries: 0800 131 0500 - Fax: (+44) 0800 131 0900