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’s happened in October:

We’ve increased our referral bonus

We’ve got some great news regarding our referral program dedicated to our members: we’ve increased the amount from $150 to $250 for each person one member recommends and signs with Splend.
Read more about the referral program

Easy tips to reduce fuel consumption

If you’re worried about fuel costs, especially with the current fuel prices going up especially in Sydney, or want to minimize the environmental impact of driving, you’re probably wondering what are the easiest things you can do that will reduce fuel consumption.
Learn how you can reduce your fuel consumption

Why Splend is considered halal car finance

If you’re a Muslim who wants to give ridesharing a try, it’s not always easy to find Islamic car finance among these options available on the market. Here is why Splend is considered halal car finance and how we can help you kickstart your career as a rideshare driver since our options ensure that you can spread the cost of the car without breaking the Sharia rules.
Read more on why Splend is considered halal car finance

Starting 15th October passengers with a service animal will benefit from new dedicated support from Uber

Starting 15th October, passengers with a service animal will be able to register for Uber Australia’s Service Assistance Program (SAP), which provides specialist telephone support and increased driver education for those who are matched with this passenger. The program will allow inclusion and support for all Uber passengers, but also will detect any unlawful service refusals, so it’s important for the driver to be aware of the initiative.
Read more about the initiative

Just arrived at Splend: the Kia Niro

We’re pleased to announce the first hybrid subcompact SUV option to our Flexi own plan: Kia Niro Hybrid HEV S, the car of choice for professional on-demand drivers.
Read more about Kia Niro