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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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Kia Niro self-charging hybrid 2019 facelift

The 2020 Kia Niro is back with a cool, new design

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Our crowd favourite is back on our Rent to buy plan with a new design. The Niro was always a head-turner but it looks like Kia’s design team didn’t settle for that. And boy, are we glad they didn’t—the 2020 facelift has made the Kia Niro more charming than ever.…

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Meet our Member Success Representatives, Maryam and Andy

Meet the team: Maryam and Andy
help you steer your career

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We’re not just here to give you a set of wheels. Our team are on hand to help you 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 Rep?…

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Rent to buy 101—Three steps to flexible car ownership

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Is it better to rent or buy a car for PCO driving? Each option has its pros and cons, but since they’re so different, there is going to be a compromise either way. But what if there was a middle way that provided the flexibility of renting and the ability…

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Craig Westley - Splend Fleet Administrator

Meet the team: Craig supports you from the starting line

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We’re proud of our success as a company, and even more so of the thousands of drivers we’ve helped over the years to earn more, improve their ratings, and enjoy their work. When reflecting on our achievements, we mostly use the majestic plural, just like every other company.  Clearly, we…

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Everything you need to know about PCO car hire

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PCO car hire is a term that you’ll hear used extensively if you are looking for a flexible way to earn an income with Uber or other on-demand driving apps. But what do you really need to know? What are the pros and cons? How can you get started? With…

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How Uber destinations help you be a more efficient Uber driver in London

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Did you notice? When you get a ride request, it now shows you the postcode of the destination, before you pick up your rider. This small detail can have a huge impact on your work when used correctly. How does it work? Until this update you didn’t know where your…

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2019 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Touring Sports joins Rent to buy lineup

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Adding the 2019 Corolla Hybrid Touring Sports to Rent to buy You might already be aware that our successful Rent to buy has launched in the UK, and this time we have further good news. Shortly after the product launch, we’re adding the new 2019 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Touring Sports…

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5 easy tricks to earn more tips with Uber

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Tips have always been present in the service industry, although different rules govern them in every domain and culture. Why would ridesharing be an exception? Of course, it’s not – but it is indeed a little different from, say, the hospitality industry. Tipping has been available straight from the Rider…

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Getting Started with Ridesharing – What is Uber Ignition?

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Regardless if you decide to get your own vehicle licenced for ridesharing or spare yourself the trouble and rent a PCO car, getting started with Uber in London can be a confusing process. To make the first steps easier for budding drivers, Uber created Ignition, a free information programme with…

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