This month we're offering Hailo customers who have not yet discovered the ease and convenience that comes with registering a credit or debit card on their account the chance to win free London black taxi rides in the New Year.
Author: Chris McLellan
Blog Posts by Chris McLellan
When it's raining, cold or you're in a hurry (or all of the above) it can sometimes be tempting to cancel your Hailo booking and jump into the next 'non-Hailo' cab that passes by on the street. But here's a few tips on how to avoid being on the street in the first place!
Who is that handsome presenter you ask? It's Hailo co-founder Russell Hall of course, offering the BBC a few insights into the planned VIP Olympic Route and what it will mean for taxi drivers, the people of London and visitors to the 2012 Games.
On-demand taxi bookings with Hailo are incredibly powerful and our drivers are among the very best in the world when it comes to getting you quickly and safely to your destination. However, Hailo drivers rely on passengers to guide them to the right pickup location.
"Late last night, after a fun, buzzing evening at The Arts Club (all of London seemed to be there, it is the place to be at the moment), we were waiting outside the club with two dozen other people for a black cab..."
We understand that taxi fares are not the easiest things in the world to understand, so we have done our best to explain where Hailo prices stand relative to other London taxi services, and why booking with Hailo represents such good value.
Sharing is caring, as the saying goes. So if you're a big fan of using Hailo to book safe, reliable London black cabs and think our app would be ideal for a loved one, friend or colleague, then please let them know by tapping on the 'Tell Friends' link on your Profile screen.
One of the best things you may ever do to increase the ease and convenience of getting about London is registering a credit or debit card within the Hailo app and using our card Account feature. Find out why.
This story came about via Twitter when James mentioned and thanked us for helping get his girlfriend home after she suffered a bad fall while training for a charity run in a London park. Find out what he did next.
Does winning £15 towards your next London black cab journey sound good? Then follow us on Twitter and re-tweet our '£15 re-tweet' competition tweets between 9am and 5pm on the days they appear for your chance to win.