News

12 September 2021

New CEO Announcement

URocked are delighted to announce, that effective today Scott McCree has been appointed CEO of the company. Scott will succeed Co-Founder and Interim CEO David Dillon to begin immediate work delivering the strategic plan to grow and expand URocked into a successful brand. David will assume the role of COO working alongside Scott. With vast...

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28 June 2021

Tipping points: etiquette

When saying thanks with cash is the right move Let’s be blunt, the idea of tipping someone, doesn’t appeal to everyone. In the UK, tipping is often regarded as an American protocol or something you’re expected to do on holiday. As the UK has a minimum wage – it can be looked upon as a...

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17 June 2021

Financial Health: Spotlight on tips & taxes A partner post with TaxScouts

Did you know all tips are taxable? Whether it’s cash or card, they should be declared. But don’t panic! We’ve partnered with TaxScouts as they’re experts on tax, helping people get incomes organised, and they’ve got some recommended steps to simplify tax. So, let’s get some clarity and get you ahead of the curve to...

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15 April 2021

Last day of Crowdcube

Today is the final day of our crowdfunding investment. If you’d like to come onboard with URocked; there’s still time. Our mission is to make a difference in how tips are sent and to allow anyone, anywhere to receive them. We believe this is our moment to promote self-advocacy in tipping, giving control back to...

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13 April 2021

URocked x Tax Scouts: Partnership Announcement

As part of a “financial health” initiative, we wish to ensure all workers collecting tips via our app have the tools to maintain good accounting practices. Tips are taxable, so while we want our members to be able to boost their earnings, we also want to ensure they have all the resources necessary to be...

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31 March 2021

£100k investment target reached!

Yesterday we launched to the public via Crowdcube, by 10 am we’d hit our target. The support URocked has received has been brilliant. Thank you to all our investors so far, and anyone who has looked into what we’re doing and asked about it. We appreciate all your interest and hearing your thoughts is very...

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31 March 2021

URocked on Crowdcube – let’s invest in better

Today we are public on @crowdcube for investment, a milestone we’ve been looking forward to sharing and inviting the wider world to become a founding member. This is an opportunity for you to make a big change. Empowering workers to increase their earnings and, as a customer, to have a fast, secure and reliable way...

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31 March 2021

Lockdown losses – 42% of taxi drivers haven’t returned to work

The nature of the pandemic has meant people have had to change jobs or work multiple jobs. The National Transport Authority found that 42% of Taxi Licence holders had not returned to work and those that had, saw huge drops in income. A lot of people in the UK rely on tips to boost their...

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31 March 2021

Sign up today – URocked is coming

We are now able to take pre-registration sign-ups! An exciting step forward for URocked as we get closer to launch. To anyone that may be interested in sending or receiving tips – please go to our pre-registration form and leave your details for our app launch. For every sign up – we’ll enter you into...

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