Summer is ready to show its wrath. The extremely hot weather in the UAE brings many challenges to its residents. Going out for a task seems like a walk in hell. The temperature can hit as high as 60 degrees and it makes impossible to do all the stuff with job and house chores. Cometh the internet. Thankfully life has been made easier by the internet services in the UAE and the residents do not have to go out to buy anything from grocery to even sell a car in UAE.
Here are four online solutions for a smooth life in the UAE.
Life Admin – El Grocer
If you’re not ready to face Carrefour hassles or don’t want to stay in the line at the counter, then worry not. Skip the supermarket stress and order your groceries online using the El Grocer app. The app offers a value-added platform to connect shoppers at home with brands and retailers. You have the convenience to choose your goods from a variety of stores and your stuff will be delivered to you within the hour. A welcome respite for lazy shoppers in the UAE.
Managing Finances – Toshl Finance
You must’ve heard the famous proverb, “Look after the pennies, and the pounds will look after themselves”. Luckily there is an app now to keep track of your spending without fussing with the receipts. Toshl Finance is a free app available for Android and iPhone for managing personal expenses in a lighthearted affair. You can tag your expenses and the app gives you a chart display of your monthly income and expenditures. You can also set a budget and even programme reminders to make sure you pay your bills on time.
Sell Your Car – Carbuyer.ae
Don’t want to bear the heat of the market? Or sick of the pushy salesman in the UAE car sales? Then head to this website that makes sure selling your car in UAE is a walk in the park. You don’t need to go out to negotiate your car prices. The site offers the most competitive market rates. Just select your model and get an evaluation. If the quoted price suits you then schedule an appointment with them. Their rep will visit you and close the deal in less than thirty minutes. They will take care of all the paperwork on your behalf.
Share a Trade – Wepul.com
Want to speak Arabic? Learn the flute? Or Dancing? Well someone from the Wepul would be ready for your help. Do you have to pay anything in return? You just trade a favor in return. The app has been built on the concept of “give and take”. It helps you connect with the community. You can simply log on to this website and register for free. List the skill you can contribute and start browsing the favors.
Let’s say if you want to cook Indian food then no need to buy the book, find someone who can teach you how to make biryani and they will find the skill that you can help them with. Its just like you scratch my back and I’ll scratch yours.