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  1. Denver
    Just wanted to make everyone aware that scammers are in force now. I had 2 rides that were accepted only to find out that it was a scammer. I usually do not accept 2 minutes rides but twice this weekend the app auto accepted them. When arriving after drive 5 minutes to get there. I get a...
  2. Advice
    All, I just joined this forum so I can alert you all of a SCAM that will Cash Out your earnings. Last night, I received a ride request from "Designated Uber Ride". Don't accept the ride, just ignore it. Or accepted it and cancel it. You will get a cancellation point on your profile but you...
  3. Advice
    Today, I got a booking for a passenger named ""Barry" who placed A message on the app, for me to contact Uber support, and then gave me a non-uber number, out of GA. (687)540-1766. I made the call.. he used the information that is used on the app, for riders, to identify my vehicle and said he...
  4. New York City
    So boom, i get a trip, passengers name(i will reveal later) and he/she has a solid 5 star. im driving to the pickup and i received a call from the passenger (the automated machine announced it) i pick up and the convo ensues; lady (who speaks like a customer rep) : Hi (my full name) u drive...
  5. Los Angeles & Orange County
    This is my first post here, so I apologize in advance if I did something wrong. So this is just a heads-up to all my fellow uber drivers and the story behind it. It happened on a Saturday, and I accepted a ride somewhere in Tustin. I was about to pick up the rider, until the guy who ordered an...
  6. New York City
    I was driving in Brooklyn last might around 1 AM when I got a trip request. I accepted and drove towards the pick up location, about 7 minutes away. after a minute or town, got a call from someone who said he was with Uber. Told me to pull over so that I was "safe". He then told me the passenger...
  7. Myrtle Beach
    Late tonight I accepted a ping for a nearby address in Myrtle Beach. Pax's name was "Nicole." Immediately after this I got a phone call from a man who ID'd himself as "Christopher," from Uber. "Christopher" said that Uber wanted to reward me. He said something about my good rating & compliments...
  8. Houston
    I just wanted to make everyone aware about a scam that is going on. I accepted a ride from a 5 star rating pax today on west Alabama. While driving to the destination I recieved a phone call from who I assumed was the pax. Turns out it was a person claiming they are an uber rep and wanted to...
  9. Lyft
    To all Lyft drivers, beware!! Over the last couple weeks (maybe longer), there have been Scam artist requesting a ride usually with an X type vehicle but also non X type. They immediately cancel the ride request. Within a minute (they call quickly while they still have the generated phone...
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