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  1. Advice
    How many of you have them? How many have relied on them as proof? Am I required to post a sign in my car if I have one? (Houston) Recommendations on which one to get?
  2. Houston
    Hi, I’m new to Uber and I’m doing this full time as I transition to a new job. I’ve just started my third day and in three 10 hour days I’ve made a total of 40/hr here in Houston. I once met an Uber driver who claimed to make 3k a month. How can I get at least 10 rides per day? I’m running low...
  3. Advice
    Hey everyone, I'm just about two weeks near the end of my seasonal position and I'll be starting driving with Uber and probably Lyft as well to make ends meet until the position opens up again in August. I'm in Tucson, AZ and my plan is to work Wednesday-Sunday doing 10 hour days. Is it possible...
  4. Delivery
    man i have been doing uber eats for a longtime i tried grubhub recently, i love it. u can see who tips you when u accept an offer and how much u gonna make.. dope now all those mofos that dont tip they will starve lol am doing it on my motorcycle too
  5. Advice
    Something I've learned delivering Uber Eats on the bike: 1. Get a stack of those cardboard 4 slot drink holders. One or two of them at the bottom of your bag keeps the bottom of the bag stiff and the food sitting level. Additionally you can take some more and use it to pad the bag around the...
  6. People
    New Uber eats driver in south florida (Not Miami), I'm mostly in the fort lauderdale plantation area. Any tips on areas to get more than 1 ride and hour?
  7. New York City
    Hello guys, Soo im new to this, here is the thing. Im about to buy a used car to drive for uber in NYC, im told it has to be 2006 or newer, thats fine, i want to know how is the business, how much am i looking to make if i work 12pm to like 10pm 6 days a week, how much is it to become a driver...
  8. UberEATS
    Anyone got any tips on how to keep the food looking nice? I delivered sushi last night and the bottom of the hot bag/backpack folded up on me, so the sushi ended up sitting sideways for the ride. People are paying for the service and I want to deliver, so if you've got tips let me know.
  9. Toronto (Ontario)
    Whats the worst advice you can give to an Uber driver?
  10. Las Vegas
    Hi everyone, I am new to forums (well not reading them just posting) and will be new to the Las Vegas area as well. I am trying to find out if it's lucrative for me to drive Uber/Lyft there as well. I am currently a driver for both in Denver, CO and I know it's really just hit or miss...
  11. Advice
    Drunk guy put in wrong dot. He Insisted that he can request me again. I told him nah we good man have a good night. He sat on the app for 5 minutes as I missed 5 calls. I finally eluded to our size difference and suggested for all parties involved it'd be best for him to wait for another ride...
  12. San Diego
    So I'm all set to start driving....why am i so nervous??? Uuuggghh taking the first step is so hard. I really just have one question and i know it sounds ridiculous but is it ok to listen to the GPS thru my radio?? Thanx in advance...
  13. New York City
    Hello UberPeople, I'm new to the Uber scene and am getting ready to get started in NYC. I got my TLC license and am ready to go. All I need is some wheels. Uber directs new drivers to their car rental partners to benefit from their incentives program. The partners are: American Leasing &...
  14. Advice
    Hello UberPeople, I'm new to the Uber scene and am getting ready to get started in NYC. I got my TLC license and am ready to go. All I need is some wheels. Uber directs new drivers to their car rental partners to benefit from their incentives program. The partners are: American Leasing &...
  15. Advice
    my accounts been in review like this for almost 2 weeks how long did your take? The ap gives me a message that says you're all signed up Congratulations well let you know when your account is reviewed and has a you tube video I just wanna start working how long does this part take please help!!!
  16. Seattle
    Good day to you uber pals, I'm new to the area(and to this forum) but not new to uber, I drive uberSelect. Finally transfered my papers and license to WA and hit the road three days ago. I been doing x rides at different times to see how it is. I do understand that a real fisherman will never...
  17. San Francisco
    Just curious what everyone's Strategy for SF? How long do you guys work? and where do ppl pick up the best pax?
  18. Houston
    Just in starting stages, well let me be specific, I'm approved and ready w/Uber but have to get licensed with city of Houston(and airports). No, this is not a full-time job for me and I am not depending on this income to live on, saying that, any friendly advice for a fellow newbie getting...
  19. Vancouver (Western Canada)
    I haven't taken any trips yet but have finally been activated after an UNBELIEVABLE runaround from Uber with literally dozens of texts, emails, chats and several visits to the Hub; it took me over a month and a half to finally activate because of a glitch in their computer system that read my...
  20. Denver
    Thought it would be fun for us ladies to have a thread. I know I love it when I get an opportunity to talk to other femalev drivers (Men are welcome too. Just leave the testosterone at the door:D) Obviously there are certain issues that come up being a female driver. Things you don't...
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