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Splend support package coronavirus

Supporting our members through Coronavirus

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UPDATE – June 2020 To help navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, we offered discounted fees to our members during the months of April, May and June. As we previously announced, once the Government decided to ease the restrictions, we also reviewed our support packages. Starting with the month of July, our…

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Driving safely during Ramadan

Driving safely during Ramadan

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Ramadan is a special month that many Muslims around the world look forward to. It also means a different daily schedule to the rest of the year. Early morning Suhur meal to start the day at one end and voluntary night prayers at the other. We know many of you…

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How to get self employment support as an uber driver

How to get government support as an on-demand driver

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Self-employed workers, including on-demand drivers like yourself, are particularly hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak’s economic impact. The government has introduced the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, aka. SEISS – a grant you can use if you’ve lost income due to the epidemic as a self-employed worker or as a member of…

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Top-up opportunities – use your car for food delivery and parcel delivery

Top-up opportunities – use your car for more than just ridesharing

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We enable you to make money by driving. And not just ridesharing. There’s a world of other opportunities out there and if you think outside the box, driving is as versatile as you make it. As far as on-demand gigs go, you can do so much more with your car…

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COVID-19 Splend update – How we’ll deal with the lockdown

COVID-19 Splend update – How we’ll deal with the lockdown

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cThe UK coronavirus lockdown is forcing businesses and individuals to change the way they operate and live their lives. Splend is no exception, and nor are our members. The safety of our members and staff is our number one priority. We’re working tirelessly to align our operations with the Government’s…

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Staying safe as a rideshare driver during the coronavirus outbreak

Staying safe as a rideshare driver during the coronavirus outbreak

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The COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic has become the central topic and a major preoccupation of the media and the public. The outbreak has created uncertainty for individuals, families, as well as businesses and self-employed workers like yourself. We want to assure you that Splend is not just here to give you…

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Splend member benefits - special discounts and partnerships

Splend member benefits – special deals and discounts

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We’re not just here to give you a set of wheels. We’re riding shotgun to help you get your business on the road and be successful long-term. We partnered up with reputable service providers to bring you special deals and exclusive discounts, so you enjoy our support wherever you go.…

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Self Assessment tips for drivers

Turn your meter on and be tax savvy: file early in 2020

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You might think it’s unusual that, almost immediately after the Budget and with the current tax year almost over, we’re recommending that you submit your tax return. However, the facts speak for themselves – filing your Self Assessment just short of the deadline is a dangerous game. HMRC is under…

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Meet our Member Success Representatives, Daniel and Ashley

Meet the team: Get your career into gear with Daniel and Ashley

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Kickstarting a career as a driver can be frustrating. There’s a lot of paperwork, legislation, and competition, but you’re not alone. Our Member Success Representatives help you manage the business side of things so you can earn more, get better ratings, and do what you do best. Drive. Member Success…

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A three-step guide to renting a car for Uber

A three-step guide to renting a PCO car for Uber

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Ridesharing is a good way to earn an income regardless if you have a car or not. Most people believe it’s only for car owners, but you’d be surprised how many drivers have decided to simply rent PCO car for Uber. Pros and rookies alike are starting to see the…

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