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    Uber minimum fare increase

    Uber increases minimum fare

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    From Friday 9 June 2017 onwards, Uber will be increasing the minimum fare paid by passengers. This minimum fare announcement means more money for uberX drivers, especially those who accept a number of shorter trips in and around the CBD of each Australian city The minimum fare will increase to…

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    Uber fuel discount_Splend

    Uber fuel discount

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    Are you looking for an Uber fuel discount? Then you have come to the right place! As an Uber driver, fuel is one of your largest expenses. Therefore, it’s important to minimise this expense using discounts that are available to you. Below is a list of providers and rewards programs…

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    Uber driver benefits

    Uber driver benefits

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    Become a Splend Member and receive fantastic Uber driver benefits that will put more money in your pocket. Find out what other Uber driver benefits that Splend Members receive. What Uber driver benefits does a Splend Member receive? Car washes: Enjoy discounted car washes at both Magic Hand Carwash and IMO…

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    Replacement Uber Car

    Need a replacement Uber car?

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    Have you been in a car accident and need a replacement Uber car? Then renting a car with Splend is the answer! Find out how renting a replacement Uber car from Splend will ensure you are back on the road immediately. No Loss of Income As a rideshare or on-demand…

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    How to manage driver fatigue as an Uber driver

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    How to reduce driver fatigue for Uber drivers. Splend recommends taking a break (of at least 10 minutes) every two hours to avoid driver fatigue. By taking regular breaks it helps to reduce driver mistakes. So next time you feel tired, make sure you pull over in a safe location, stretch those…

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    Member Success Representative

    What is a Member Success Representative?

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    Splend provides every Member with a dedicated Member Success Representative. But what does that mean? Think of your Member Success Representative as your guardian angel. Becoming your own boss can be daunting, so your Member Success Representative exists to help you through every step to becoming a successful Uber driver.…

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    Splend Rent-to-Own plan

    What are the benefits of a Rent-to-Own plan?

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    Are you a full-time Uber driver who is planning to be on the road upwards of 40 – 60 hours per week? Then Splend’s Rent-to-Own plan is a simple way you can work towards owning a brand new car. As a full-time Uber driver on the road for 40 – 60 hours…

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    Benefits of Rental v Car Finance for Uber

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    More and more people are choosing to rent a car to drive with rideshare on-demand applications such as Uber. So the question remains, why are people choosing to rent a car? And what are the benefits of renting a car for Uber compared to financing your own car? The following…

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    Uber v Taxi, what are the benefits of rideshare driving?

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    As the rideshare industry continues to boom and the demand for fares increases, a growing number of taxi drivers are making the transition across to driving with Uber. There are a number of reasons that drivers are making the switch to Uber include: As an Uber driver, you are your…

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    How a second income can help you reduce debt

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    It’s official; Australia is one of the world’s most expensive places to live. A report into the cost of living by Deutsche Bank (1) rated Australia is the most expensive country to live in, a whopping 12% higher than the cost of living in the United States. The struggle in…

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