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    How-to guide: own a car from 10 hours a week!

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    Our revamped Rent to own plan is your unique opportunity to own a brand-new car from 10 hours per week Here’s how you can own a new-model car by working just 10 hours a week Step 1. Sign up to a rideshare platform Step 2. Sign up to Splend for…

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    Hyundai i30 - Rent-to-Own

    Bring home a Hyundai i30 from as low as $269 per week

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    Compact Hyundai hatchback available on our Rent to own plan You can own a 5-door Hyundai i30 Go hatchback from $269 per week on our Rent to own plan. This small family hatch is an increasingly popular choice among on-demand drivers. It’s hardly any surprise since its combined fuel consumption…

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    Splend Australia Referral Program

    Splend referral program: bring a friend and boost your earnings with a cash bonus

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    We’re not your average car rental company. Granted, anyone can say that, but we put our money where our mouth is by offering truly useful member benefits beyond the wheel. Speaking of money, here’s how you can make more of it with Splend: Boost your rideshare income with referral bonuses…

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    Uber driver car renting on the rise Splend Australia

    Drivers prefer to rent rather than buy a car for Uber

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    Written by Elizabeth Barry and originally published on finder.com.au Uber driver car renting on the rise Drivers are starting to cotton onto the benefits of the expanding Uber car rental market, with a recent finder.com.au survey revealing 11.6% of people would prefer to rent a car to drive with Uber.…

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    Member Support Centre

    What is a Member Support Centre?

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    A Member Support Centre is quite simply a home away from home whenever you need a break from driving. Every Member Support Centre was designed with a lounge experience in mind. This includes couches, kitchen with tea and coffee, restrooms, and much more. Mor importantly, every Member Support Centre has…

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    Melbourne Airport arrivals gate open for Uber drivers

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    From Wednesday 16 August 2017, Uber drivers will be able to pick up travellers arriving into Melbourne Airport. Uber drivers can now pick up passengers from both the Domestic and International terminals. This is good news for riders and travellers landing in Melbourne. Previously, you had to drop your riders…

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    Uber driver benefits

    Uber driver benefits

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    Get a car from Splend and enjoy Uber driver benefits beyond the wheel We’re more than an Uber car rental company. We’re riding shotgun to help you get your business on the road and be successful long-term. We provide resources and a community for drivers wanting to be their best. From dedicated…

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    Splend launches in Adelaide

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    Splend, Australia’s leading provider of Uber cars for rent has launched in Adelaide Splend’s expansion follows the announcement that Uber and the South Australian government have reached an agreement, meaning the rideshare giant will be accredited. Splend CEO Chris King welcomed the decision to allow the growing number of drivers…

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    How to manage driver fatigue as an uber driver

    How to manage driver fatigue as an Uber driver

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    We recommend taking at least a 10-minute break every two hours to avoid driver fatigue. By taking regular breaks you reduce the chances of making mistakes. Next time you feel tired, pull over in a safe location, stretch those legs out and relax. Member Support Centres We have Member Support…

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    What is a Member Success Representative? - Your Splend account manager

    What is a Member Success Representative?

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    Splend provides every Member with a dedicated Member Success Representative. We’re proud of the unique service we provide our members and it’s our Member Success Representatives we owe most of our success to. And don’t let this confuse you: it’s your success as an on-demand driver that these legends are…

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