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London Congestion Charge – all you need to know about driving in Central London

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What is the Congestion Charge? The Congestion Charge is an £11.50 daily charge for driving in Central London on weekdays during daytime hours (07:00 to 18:00), aimed to reduce traffic congestion in and around the charging zone. UPDATE Starting from June 22, TfL will increase the daily charge to £15 and extend…

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COVID-19 update—TfL lifts ULEZ and Congestion Charge

COVID-19 update—ULEZ and Congestion Charge are back

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From Monday 18th May, TfL has reintroduced the ULEZ and Congestion Charges and announced important changes starting from 22nd June. Along with the reintroduction of the ULEZ and Congestion Charges, TfL and the Mayor of London announced raising the daily Congestion Charge from £11.50 to £15 starting from 22nd June.…

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Amazon flex reveiw

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 nationwide lockdown, on-demand drivers have pivoted into package and food delivery to supplement their income We chatted with Richie the other day, a Splend member who is maximising his income across multiple on-demand platforms including Amazon Flex, Deliveroo, and Uber Eats.…

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Splend support package coronavirus

Supporting our members through Coronavirus

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UPDATE We’ve extended our member support packages presented below into the month of May. As the Government revises lockdown restrictions regularly, we’ll also review this assistance package and adjust it accordingly.   Thank you for your patience during these difficult times. We know that every bit of help counts right…

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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 will soon introduce a self-employed support scheme – a grant you can use if you’ve lost income due to the epidemic as a self-employed worker or as a member of a partnership.…

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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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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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