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California Senate Committee Passes AB5

If you remember back a few weeks ago we covered that a new law in California was being passed. That law, known as AB5, took another huge step forward toward. The law hopes to...
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Too Drunk to Help, Man Calls Uber to Rescue Injured Bird

When you set off each day as an Uber driver, kissing your spouse, dog, cat, or whatever else you kiss as you leave your digs, you never can be quite sure what adventures are...
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Rideshare Review: Life as a Lyft Driver in 2019

In 2016, Lyft founder John Zimmer famously exalted his vision for the future. He claimed that in just five years, most of Lyft’s rides would be autonomous. Furthermore, he envisions that in 10 years,...

Uber Launches New Way to Ride with Uber Comfort

We've all had that rider who requests we turn off our radio, or increase the A/C or heat. Whether or not this minor quirk bugs you won't matter for much longer. Uber has launched...
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Here are the Best Rideshare Insurance Options for Drivers

If you've been driving rideshare with Uber or Lyft for a while, you may have come across the topic of rideshare insurance. It is a complex topic with many facets that can often leave...
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Stock Options: Should Rideshare Drivers Buy Lyft or Uber Stock?

Amidst the growing concerns over fare rates, the question of Lyft and Uber stock options has gotten some good traction. There are a great many drivers who have floated the idea of rideshare stock...
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Uber Eats App to Include Dine-in Options

Uber, not content with delivering meals to their users, is testing a brand new concept— Uber Dine-In. This option lets the hungry Uber Eats customers to order their meal on the Uber Eats app...
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Uber Co-Founder Buys $72.5M Mansion

Uber’s IPO is making some huge winners, and one of them is throwing his money around. Garrett Camp, a co-founder of Uber, just dropped a cool $72.5 million on a new mansion in a...

Uber Pro Takes on the Global Market

Well, its finally here, Uber is rolling out their Uber Pro program globally. Drivers in the United States have had it for several months now, but the question remains, is this something drivers really...
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Uber Drivers, Here’s What it Means to be in the Service Industry

Lurking in the various forums, Facebook Groups and Pages, I see so many Uber drivers complaining about this passenger, and about that ride. One would think that we have forgotten that we are in...

Uber Tipping: This is How Much You Should Tip Your Driver (According to Drivers)

Tipping is a core feature of the service industry and a common courtesy or custom within our culture. Why then is Uber tipping becoming an issue among riders and drivers?...
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Things That Will Get Your Uber Account Deactivated as a Driver

As a rideshare driver, one thing we always worry about is getting our Uber account deactivated. No matter how hard we try to make sure we provide the best ride to our passengers, there...
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Uber Vehicle Inspection: What You Need to Know to Start Driving

If you want to become a rideshare driver — particularly for Uber, you need to make sure your car qualifies. Also, your car needs to pass the Uber vehicle inspection....
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What Drivers Should Do in a Lyft or Uber Accident , Riders too!- A...

Well, the day finally came. You've been driving for rideshare free and clear for weeks, months, maybe years. Now, you've gotten yourself into a Lyft or an Uber accident.Most of us have been there,...
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Uberman: Finding More Opportunities for Uber Drivers

 “In his 1883 book Thus Spoke Zarathustra (German: Also sprach Zarathustra), Nietzsche has his character Zarathustra posed the Übermensch as a goal for humanity to set for itself.” That is Wikipedia’s definition of Uberman, the person who abandons conventional...
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Uber Ride: Reliable Batch Matching for Drivers and Riders

As an Uber driver with three years rideshare experience under my belt, I have always used the app to anticipate where I'm going to get my next Uber ride. The app makes it convenient...
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Best Dash Cam for Uber According to Drivers – 2019 Edition

You’ve been driving rideshare for a while now and you’ve noticed that other Uber drivers are sporting a dash cam. But you don’t have one. If you’re anything like me, you probably didn’t give...
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Best Car Phone Mounts for Uber Drivers – 2019 Edition

Car phone mounts are essential tools for Uber and Lyft drivers. They are especially handy if you're driving in a state with handheld cellphone use restrictions. But even if your state doesn't have any...
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Rideshare Drivers: How to Avoid Dangerous Situations

In March 2019, Samantha Josephson got into a car without confirming it was the Uber she had called for. Her body was found in the wee hours of the morning around 65 miles away....
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Best Uber Signs for Cars: Should You Get One?

So you've been cruising around giving rides for a couple of months now. One day, you notice that another driver has some incredibly cool decoration on his dash or hanging off her headrest displayed...