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Supporting local food banks – How you can help!

By | 2018-02-12T18:17:29+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Business, Checked & Vetted, Householder|

If you’ll forgive the indulgence, today’s article will be a bit of a personal one. Recently, I visited the Trussel Trust Food Bank on Heaton Road. Beyond being a simply humbling experience, it was a real eye opener today and a testament to the Volunteers from Elim Church [...]

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Bitcoin and the emergence of a New Age Scam Industry

By | 2018-02-12T19:44:33+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Business, Checked & Vetted, Householder|

If you haven't met me before, my name is Millie Warham, Co-founder of Checked and Vetted. Recently I received a surprising message on Facebook from someone called Nick Kwek, who was a journalist/presenter for the BBC. Given that I don’t tune in to daytime TV, I had never [...]

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Heads Up: Beamish Are Recruiting Trades!

By | 2018-01-17T16:12:03+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Business, Checked & Vetted|

Calling all Checked and Vetted Tradespeople! The Beamish Museum has arranged an £18m expansion, that requires over 100 construction jobs. So, do you want to be a part of history? The trades required involve bricklayers, stonemasons, general labourers, joiners, electricians and plumbers - construction apprenticeships will also be [...]

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Win a Christmas Hamper!

By | 2017-12-11T16:23:55+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Business, Checked & Vetted, Householder|

Great News! - Checked and Vetted have got four fabulous festive hampers to give away before Christmas! Yes, Christmas has come early for FOUR lucky people in our FREE giveaway... With over 7,000 people using us to find tradespeople every week, we are on the lookout for new Tradespeople [...]

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Making Sure You Get Paid – Escrow For All Members!

By | 2017-12-11T15:53:12+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Business, Membership|

We have exciting news in the field of ensuring you get paid! Soon, we’ll be implementing the services of Transpact.com to enable our members to use Escrow for customer payments. In simple terms, what this means is that you and the customer will agree beforehand what is expected from [...]

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1,000 Members

By | 2017-12-11T15:51:58+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Business|

Good news everyone! We’ve broken the 1000 member barrier! Not so long ago now, we passed 1000 members in our ongoing quest to bring quality tradespeople to the public’s attention, ensure jobs are done by qualified professionals and cast out the cowboys once and for all! Aside from [...]

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