Tips on Uber eBucks

Tips on Uber eBucks

Uber is a growing mobile application that allows users to hail a taxi by downloading the free app for their Android phone. Available 24 hours throughout the year Uber has grown in popularity due to the benefits it offers users. These include reliability, fast response time and safe transport on demand.  

In South Africa, the service is currently available in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. In 2015 alone, the app reported over one million new riders across the country.

First National Bank (FNB) has earned a reputation as the most innovative bank in the country. From its competitive smartphone app to simple online banking solutions, the bank is striving to propel South African banking into the digital space efficiently.

Many banking institutions offer their clients competitive rewards programmes. eBucks is a South African multi-partner rewards programme offered by FNB. The rewards programme allows you to earn and spend eBucks at various merchants nationwide.

In July 2015 the bank formed a partnership with Uber that allows FNB clients to earn up to 15% back in eBucks from FNB. This is dependent on your reward level.

How to use your eBucks for Uber:

  • Download the free application for Android, iPhone or Blackberry.
  • Sign up using the promotional code “eBucks” to get R200 off your first ride.
  • You can only earn eBucks on Uber rides taken domestically

The opportunities offered by Uber provide riders quality and unparalleled simplicity and convenience.

This has created more business opportunities for individuals looking to partner up with the company. In addition, the network available in over 300 cities in more than 60 countries has provided more flexibility for riders and business partnership opportunities for a range of industries, such as the banking sector.

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