Uber rides and food deliveries will cost more in California to cover new driver protections
By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business
Updated 3:01 PM EST, Mon December 14, 2020
(CNN Business)Uber (UBER) said Monday that customers in California will see prices increase this week for rides and food...
Hi all, I have a few questions regarding uber eats and was wondering if you could help out.
Firstly, when do you enable "start delivery", when you arrive at the restaurant or when you finally get the food?
Also, how does surge pricing work? If I am in a surge area and get the job, but the...
Jimmy Brings is launching in Canberra for delivery of alcohol.
Registration of interest as a delivery driver: https://jimmybrings.typeform.com/to/okgPd7.
(Check that your car insurance covers this type of activity. My understanding is that NRMA is the only company in the ACT that covers...
The past couple months I've tried out all the different food delivery companies in my city. (Baton Rouge) I just thought I'd share the results so far. What's yours looking like?
Per delivery including tips
DoorDash - $8.90
GrubHub - $9.50
Postmates - $9.44
UberEats - $7.71
Waitr (local) -...
In Case You Didn't Already Know
Pay before Uber fees
Per mile: $0.65
Per min.: $0.09
Uber gets 35% of the total fees.
Pay After Uber Fees
Per mile: $0.42
Per min.: $0.06
A 1.28 mile delivery that takes 16 minutes and...
Well, I guess I had to try it for myself. I was too stubborn to listen to people here.
Yesterday, after my my 8-5 job, I went Ubering 5-9.
I decided, as a test, to accept any far away pings as long as they had a minimum of $10. My thinking was that since on weeknights my goal is to make at...
Full story: https://www.wsj.com/amp/articles/uber-ambitiously-eyes-2021-for-food-delivery-drones-launch-1540163425
Uber Technologies Inc. envisions taking to the skies with a fleet of food-delivery drones in as little as three years, an ambitious timeline for a ride-hailing company that would...
I just started doing UberEats last week and I'm neutral on it. Main reason I do it is because you can rack up trips towards quests/bonuses faster doing it...
Out of the 20 or so deliveries I've done, I've given 3 "thumbs down."
Which reasons have you given either the business or the customer...
An app-based parcel and document delivery service known as ParcelShare is establishing itself in Canberra and is seeking delivery partners.
You may wish to look into this further if you would like to diversify your earning opportunities.
Twice during a delivery I have received a Navigation error
both times after I said the order was not ready. ( Not sure if cause or coincidence)
Now my phone is stuck in the delivery and I can't get out of it.
thoughts? help? is this happening to other people?
In my short experience doing uber eats I've realized I spend around 3x as long from start to finish delivering food as I do on an average uberX trip. Yet the pay for both is the same. For example, a 30 min uberEATS food run will net me about $10 profit, conversely a 10-12 min uberX will net me...
Uber is in the next stage of making it even less money to earn on UberEats with its new in app promotion up here in Brisbane. Maybe they should
I wonder if they will tell drivers they get paid even less than normal when they accept multiple deliveries from one restaurant. Not to mention they...
Looks like Uber is trying to get in before Tesla releases the working demo Electric Truck later this year. But we all know how this will go with the workers, it will be good at the beginning and then become less in favor of the drivers.
Uber launches Uber Freight, its app for long-haul trucking...
1) How far are you all driving to your WH/FC ?
2) How far are you driving during your individual blocks of time 2, 3 or 4 ?
3) What region are you working in?
I'm pretty close to my center, about 15 minutes ... My 4hr blocks are about 15-25 miles, center to the end of my deliveries ... That...
Hi i strated delivering with ubereats three weeks ago ..
the first week 22 hours ( 100$ for making the first 10 trips + 25$ for extra 5 trips + 150 in fares ) 375$
second week 24 hours 300$
third week 24h ( i referred my friend and received 400$:D + 30 trips for 125 extra ) 800$:D
Something weird just happened in my app. I received a large red banner notification in the app telling me that I had to update before I could drive. I assumed it was one of the umpteenth app upgrades, so I followed to prompts. However, the app never closed out to run an update. What I did get...