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Why every rideshare driver should have an e-TAG

Why every rideshare driver should have an e-TAG

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We know that excellent service is your bread and butter. We’re here to help you get those 5-star Uber reviews every time. Toll roads make this difficult – you’ll either get a fine, or will waste precious time finding a way around them. If you sign up for an e-TAG,…

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Literally a crowdpleaser – The new 7-seat Outlander is made for UberXL

The new 7-seat Outlander is made for UberXL

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The new seven-seater Mitsubishi SUV can be yours from $359 per week on our Rent to own plan. The Outlander transforms into the ultimate people-carrier in a matter of seconds by popping two extra seats up from the boot floor, while still leaving a decent-sized luggage space in the back.…

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Rent to own 101—Three steps to flexible car ownership

How does rent to buy for cars work – The complete guide

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Is it better to rent or buy a car for on-demand driving? Each option has its pros and cons, but since they’re so different, there is going to be a compromise either way. But what if there was a middle way that provided the flexibility of renting and the ability…

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Comparing the most popular rideshare apps in Australia

Comparing the most popular rideshare apps in Australia

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Life as an on-demand driver is all about finding the best time and place to work with the highest efficiency possible so you can maximise your rideshare earnings and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. However, where and when you drive is not all that you can control. You can also…

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How to own a car from 10 hours a week

How to own a car from 15 hours a week

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Our revamped Rent to own plan is your unique opportunity to own a brand-new car from 15 hours per week Here’s how you can own a new-model car by working just 15 hours a week Step 1. Sign up to a rideshare platform Step 2. Sign up to Splend for…

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New Brisbane Meber Support Centre at Tarragindi Road- Splend

We have a new Member Support Centre in Brisbane

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We’re proud to announce that we’ve just opened our new Member Support Centre in Brisbane. The new 665-square-metre facility is located at 6/511 Tarragindi Road, Salisbury, less than 15 minutes away from Downtown Brisbane, two kilometres west of the Moorooka train station. The announcement of the new location comes after…

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How to adapt your driving strategy for Australian border openings

How to adapt your driving strategy for Australian border openings

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Closed or limited border openings have, no doubt, been among the biggest setbacks for Australian Uber and rideshare drivers this year. As Australia continues to deal with cases of COVID-19, the rules around travel restrictions and border openings are constantly changing. We finally have good news As of early December…

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Staying safe on the roads in summer – The Uber driver’s guide

Staying safe on the roads in summer – The Uber driver’s guide

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Being safe on the road is number-one priority regardless of the time of year but as the holiday season is creeping in, it can’t hurt to remind ourselves of the dangers and prepare for the changing conditions as the streets become busier and the weather gets warmer. Check out some…

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On-demand driving updates – December 2020

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In our monthly news summary, we pull together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in December: Meet Vishal We met up with our rent member Vishal who is also a full-time law student and father. Watch his testimonial…

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Hyundai Tucson - Rent-to-Own

Medium size, extra-large personality – Meet the imposing Hyundai Tucson

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The Tucson is back with a facelift and it’s prettier than ever. The looks are just the icing on the cake, though, as this head-turner is packed full of features that not only make your life easier, but your riders will also appreciate. The 2.0-litre petrol engine and the automatic…

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