Top tips for saving at the pump

August 29, 2022

Let’s address the elephant in the room - fuel ain’t cheap right now. There’s no denying we’re all spending more than we’d like just to keep moving. 

So here are some simple and practical tips that will help you save money and get the best value from filling up. 

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Get a business fuel account 

Fuel accounts help you save - instantly. So sign up for a fuel card. When you fill up with Z Business Plus, you’ll save 8 cents per litre off the pump price on all fuel, at all locations, at all times.  

No catches. No confusion. Keeping track of your fuel costs is made easier too, you’ll receive convenient monthly invoices detailing your savings by card. Z Business Plus offers generous credit terms, with no hidden costs. 

Reap the rewards 

Ensure you’re earning every time you fill up by opting into rewards schemes. 

Z Business Plus is the only fuel card programme in New Zealand to reward fuel spend with your choice of either Flybuys or Airpoints Dollars. 

So every time you top up your tank at Z and Caltex service stations around New Zealand, you’ll offset the cost by earning rewards to be spent on holidays, flights, electronics and more. Rewards are calculated monthly for your convenience. 

Crack the codes 

Make sure you’re opted in to receive promotional codes and offers. So when you sign up for Z Business, make sure you tick the box to receive these comms and keep an eye on your inbox so don’t miss out on ways to save. 

Take the wheel 

Tracking your expenditure by taking full oversight of your fuel outgoings across your fleet is time worth investing. 

The best way to manage your Z Business account is through Z Business Online, our online fuel account management system. 

From account and card management through to viewing transactions and reports, Z Business Online is simple, secure and always open. If you would like to know more or to sign up, simply call us on 0800 Z ENERGY (0800 936 374) and we'll set you up and send you your login details. 

For further help: 

Check out Z Energy’s guide to managing vehicle fleet expenses and keeping costs down for more practical ways to save. 

Apply for Z Business Plus