Our monthly news summary pulls together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what happened in May.

Why is Splend better than car finance?

Car finance is often more expensive. It only includes the car and a few other extras, but it doesn’t account for added running costs, like insurance, servicing, maintenance, or required documents, all of which are critical for a rideshare driver. This is where Splend comes in – we take care of everything so you can do what you love most: drive.
Read why Splend is the smarter choice

What is Uber surge pricing and what does it mean for drivers?

Once you’ve become an Uber driver, part of becoming a successful one is understanding the bigger context of rideshare driving in a bustling city, and maximizing your income. Surge pricing is based on the relationship between supply and demand, known in economics as the equilibrium theory. Simply put – when demand is higher than the supply, the price goes up. When the opposite happens, the price goes down.
Learn more about surge pricing and how it can benefit you