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Old 11-27-2017, 04:09 PM   #1
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How much commission do you ask for when you recommend client to a specific cabinet store? Does it depends on the price of cabinetry or the total bill? I just knew my friend got commission fee for doing that.
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Wait for it.............................................the old one are still the best ones









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Exactly $0.00. One time I asked my cabinet supplier to kick back 10% to me. The customer shopped and found another supplier that was 10% cheaper. I ended up working with a supplier that I didn't know and pretty much lost control of that part of the job. Never again. If your not making enough money, raise your prices or do whatever you have to do but be above board with your customer.

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I never care much for people who ask for, or expect kickbacks.

Plumbers are notorious for being greedy and getting kickbacks from restoration companies. Those types of people are never loyal to anyone and they are wh...es who sleep with the person who pays the highest price.

I never took a kickback in my entire life and always refuse one when offered.

One of the best books I ever read was How To win Friend and Influence People In The Digital Age. The book teaches how to get the most from everyone by being helpful and specifically by not asking for things.

I think it is illegal to pay or take kickbacks for recommending a business.
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If someone calls me for a product/service I don't offer I am happy to give them the number of a place that I know is reputable. My commission comes when I get referrals from them.
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If someone calls me for a product/service I don't offer I am happy to give them the number of a place that I know is reputable. My commission comes when I get referrals from them.
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If you want commissions try selling real estate or used cars....
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I have several subs that work for me, one guy I give alot of my overflow to. Good work and well paying work. Our deal is 10%, I have no shame in that. It is a one way street, I dont need or want referrals from anyone but my clients.

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