☀☀☀ Urgent.ly is Uber meets roadside assistance. The app requires flat-rate payments after a service is completed. Battery changes, lock outs and gas fills are $75 and towing ranges from $99 to $155 for up to 30 miles. Urgent.ly has no membership dues or hidden fees. Available for help 24/7, Urgent.ly holds 4.3 out of 5 stars among reviewers. Praised as being easy and convenient, Urgent.ly is a workable backup for journalists that encounter a vehicle problem and are on deadline. Download is free at both the App Store and Google Play.  — Olivia Davila

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