Driving tips

    Why every rideshare driver should have an e-TAG

    Why every rideshare driver should have an e-TAG

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    We know that excellent service is your bread and butter. We’re here to help you get those 5-star Uber reviews every time. Toll roads make this difficult – you’ll either get a fine, or will waste precious time finding a way around them. If you sign up for an e-TAG,…

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    Comparing the most popular rideshare apps in Australia

    Comparing the most popular rideshare apps in Australia

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    Life as an on-demand driver is all about finding the best time and place to work with the highest efficiency possible so you can maximise your rideshare earnings and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. However, where and when you drive is not all that you can control. You can also…

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    How to adapt your driving strategy for Australian border openings

    How to adapt your driving strategy for Australian border openings

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    Closed or limited border openings have, no doubt, been among the biggest setbacks for Australian Uber and rideshare drivers this year. As Australia continues to deal with cases of COVID-19, the rules around travel restrictions and border openings are constantly changing. We finally have good news As of early December…

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    Staying safe on the roads in summer – The Uber driver’s guide

    Staying safe on the roads in summer – The Uber driver’s guide

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    Being safe on the road is number-one priority regardless of the time of year but as the holiday season is creeping in, it can’t hurt to remind ourselves of the dangers and prepare for the changing conditions as the streets become busier and the weather gets warmer. Check out some…

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    On-demand driving updates – December 2020

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    In our monthly news summary, we pull together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in December: Meet Vishal We met up with our rent member Vishal who is also a full-time law student and father. Watch his testimonial…

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    Is it worth driving for Amazon Flex?

    Is it worth driving for Amazon Flex? – Hear it from an experienced on-demand driver

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    With rideshare demand down as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and increased levels of potential restrictions amongst states, on-demand drivers have shifted their attention towards package- and food delivery apps to supplement their income. We chatted with one of our members the other day (who chose to remain anonymous)…

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    A day in the life of a Splend driver – Meet law student and family man Vishal

    A day in the life of a Splend driver – Meet law student and family man Vishal

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    Our members wear many hats. The bright and talented Vishal is not only a full-time Uber driver, but also a full-time law student, father, and husband. Previously a chef on Princess Cruises, Vishal had the opportunity to travel all around the world, remembering his trips to Alaska, Canada, and Mexico…

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    On-demand driving updates – November 2020

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    In our monthly news summary, we pull together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in November: JobKeeper update Starting 28 October, the JobKeeper payment rates will be lowered depending on your hours worked. Learn more from our friends…

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    On-demand driving updates – October 2020

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    In our monthly news summary, we pull 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: Lodge your tax return It’s that time of the year to start lodging your tax return. Learn about Uber taxes and how…

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    How to use the air conditioning in your Uber car?

    3+1 tips to get the most out of your air conditioning system

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    What used to be a luxury a few years ago, has slowly become a necessity. We have it in our homes, offices, and even our cars. We can all agree that air conditioning (AC) is a lifesaver, but it can also cause you headaches if you don’t use it right.…

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