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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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    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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    Own the road with a new and improved Splend

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    Have you noticed anything different? Say goodbye to our old magenta logo and hello to our new look, sound, and feel. In the last four years, we’ve grown from a budding idea into a global company. And as we launch into new markets, we’ve realised it was time to take…

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    Kia Sportage - Rent-to-Own

    Get a pre-loved Kia Sportage from as low as $282 per week

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    Are you on a budget and want to own your car sooner? Our most popular mid-size SUV is available on a unique three-year Rent to own plan Did you know that if you sign up to our Rent to own plan you can also choose a second-hand Kia Sportage (2018…

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    Splend Referral Program - Tell your friends about Splend and collect a cash bonus

    5 tips to earn more through referrals

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    Bonuses are by definition something special, maybe even unexpected – in any case, rare perks that few of us ever incorporate in our daily budgeting. If you’re a Splend member, it’s time to change the way you think about bonuses. With the Splend referral program there’s no limit to the…

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    Uber introduces 5-star safety standard for all cars

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    Uber Australia announced that all new cars signed up after 1 October 2019 will need to have a 5-star ANCAP safety rating (Australasian New Car Assessment Program). This is a great win for passengers who will have the benefit of riding in 5-star safety-rated car, but how will this affect…

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    Uber unlocks new feature in the Rider App – you can now earn tips

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    With a new feature in the Uber rider app, passengers and UberEATS customers can finally show their appreciation for your service in the form of tips. Get instant rewards for going the extra mile It goes without saying that this is a welcome addition. After each successful trip or delivery,…

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    Toyota Camry - Rent-to-Own

    Drive away with a Toyota Camry Hybrid from $366 per week

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    Hybrid-drive Toyota mid-size sedan available on Splend’s Rent to own plan You can now bring home a 5-door Toyota Camry Hybrid sedan from a weekly fee of $366 on our Rent to own plan. The new Toyota Camry Hybrid is the most advanced Camry yet, and while it does have a…

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