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    Kia Seltos Uber Fan Fleet Australian Open 2020

    Kia Fan Fleet: Driving Uber for the Australian Open

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    We partnered with Kia and Uber on the exciting Fan Fleet campaign in January to deliver a unique experience for our members and tennis fans visiting the Australian Open venues. Our members had a great start to the year, being a part of the tennis cheer by driving eager fans…

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    What is an Uber vehicle partner

    What is an Uber vehicle partner? [Complete explanation]

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    Uber doesn’t have its own fleet. Drivers use their own cars. But not everyone has a car that meets all of Uber’s requirements. That’s why Uber works together with local car providers to offer payment plans that suit an on-demand driver’s needs. At Splend, we specialise in providing cars as…

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    What is a Splend member event - Splend Australia

    What is a Splend Member Event?

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    Few professions offer more flexibility and control over your work-life balance than rideshare driving, but being your own boss is not without its compromises. While being in control of when, how and how much you drive gives a great sense of accomplishment, working as a one-man army can get lonely…

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    Meet the team - Splend Member Success Representative

    Meet the team: Laura and Abhishek support you from the starting line

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    We’re not just here to give you a set of wheels. Our friendly team is on hand to help get your business on the road. Whether you’re driving full-time or just starting out, your Member Success Representative is always there to support your career. What is a Member Success Representative?…

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    A day in the life of a Splend driver – Meet Gurinder, our first car owner

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    We’re excited to kick off our new blog series, taking you on a shotgun ride with a Splend member. And what better way to start than by introducing Gurinder, our very first member to gain full ownership of a Kia Sportage on our Rent to own plan. A former chef…

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    How to drive for Uber and be successful at it? The complete guide

    The complete guide to Uber driving

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    It’s not an overstatement to say that Uber has transformed the way we think about personal transportation. Food for thought: 10 years ago the company was a startup that nobody had heard about, and today we already use the word “Uber” as a verb. By the end of last year…

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    5 Uber driving tips for the holiday season - Splend

    5 Uber driving tips for the holiday season

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    Are you ready for the festive season? How about your car? The holiday checklist is long for all of us, but this time of the year is particularly busy if you’re an Uber driver. Company events, family reunions, and thousands of last-minute shoppers fire up the demand across all rideshare…

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    New Splend MSC - Sydney car rentals for Uber drivers

    New Member Support Centre in Sydney

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    We’re excited to announce the opening of our new Sydney Member Support Centre located at 1-5 Hawthorne Parade. In other words, Splend members in Sydney have a new home away from home. Easily accessible via Parramatta Road, the new MSC is less than one km from Summer Hill or Lewisham…

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    woman in a rented car for Uber

    How can I rent a car and drive for Uber? The complete guide

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    Uber driving is easy, they said. You just need your car and your phone, they said. Well… The road to your first ride is not as straight as people make it out to be. If you’re already an Uber driver you may remember the frustration of surfing the web for…

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    various models of cars to rent for uber drivers

    New cars coming soon to Rent – pick your favourite

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    Take your career up a gear We’re thrilled to let you know that we’re expanding our Rent fleet, adding several new cars to rent for Uber. On the back of the success of our revamped Rent to own plan late last year, we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to…

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