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Not so long ago there was a discussion about cash tips versus electronic tips.

Some, such as myself always tip electronically and made it a point to bring up how dirty cash is (along with many other negatives). Others say they always tip cash 💵 because it's not taxed, etc.

Now with the new 🍺 scare, as a uber driver, do you still want cash tips?

As the customer, do you still prefer to give out cash tips?

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Mostly cash since I get cash tips but if no cash then through app. Unless its doordash cause I heard the drivers see their earnings before accepting and I dont want any possible delays to get my food
 
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Not so long ago there was a discussion about cash tips versus electronic tips.

Some, such as myself always tip electronically and made it a point to bring up how dirty cash is (along with many other negatives). Others say they always tip cash 💵 because it's not taxed, etc.

Now with the new 🍺 scare, as a uber driver, do you still want cash tips?

As the customer, do you still prefer to give out cash tips?

💰 Not carrying this around 🤷‍♀
What is this "tip" you speak of?
 

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I tap the driver on the shoulder with my paw and ask him if he wants a tip. If he says yes, I tell him to come closer. Then I put my snout right up to his ear so he can feel my cold wet nose on his face.

Then I whisper slowly, over my hot smelly breath,

"If you're ever in the forest ... "



"In the winter ... "




"Don't eat the yellow snow!"
 

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Not so long ago there was a discussion about cash tips versus electronic tips.

Some, such as myself always tip electronically and made it a point to bring up how dirty cash is (along with many other negatives). Others say they always tip cash 💵 because it's not taxed, etc.

Now with the new 🍺 scare, as a uber driver, do you still want cash tips?

As the customer, do you still prefer to give out cash tips?

💰 Not carrying this around 🤷‍♀
Usually in app.

I rarely pay for things in cash nowadays (although I keep some in my wallet just in case). Don't see the point fiddling around with cash and change every time I buy stuff.

Also, to me it seems more natural to tip using the same method I'm paying with.
 

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Not so long ago there was a discussion about cash tips versus electronic tips.

Some, such as myself always tip electronically and made it a point to bring up how dirty cash is (along with many other negatives). Others say they always tip cash 💵 because it's not taxed, etc.

Now with the new 🍺 scare, as a uber driver, do you still want cash tips?

As the customer, do you still prefer to give out cash tips?

💰 Not carrying this around 🤷‍♀
Electronic- you mean transistors inside the phone?? Do I tip through my transistors 🤔
I did get a cash tip yesterday, and got rid of it right away😉 and washed hands. Pax was a ex fringe PGA golfer...He never played the Masters, but was able to get into the US open once. He finished in the top 20 once, then quit. Could not make a living.
 

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Not so long ago there was a discussion about cash tips versus electronic tips.

Some, such as myself always tip electronically and made it a point to bring up how dirty cash is (along with many other negatives). Others say they always tip cash 💵 because it's not taxed, etc.

Now with the new 🍺 scare, as a uber driver, do you still want cash tips?
You bet I do. The more, the merrier.
 

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I’m cashless. Now if I could get wife to go cashless I wouldn’t have to get cash FOR her.
 

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In my home market, always through the app because the rides I take here are short and I don't tend to carry much cash.

While I was in NJ, I tipped cash when I got in and also in the app. While there, I either crossed over between NYC and NJ or did very long rides within NJ that took the driver at least 30 miles away.

I also tipped cash when I was in Ireland - I took an UberBlack (UberX isn't allowed) - the driver just looked at me with wide eyes and said "Wow! That's a first on a ride through Uber". I was like "Seriously? You've never received a tip with Uber?" 😳 He obviously had his own clientele outside of Uber and only logged on when he was otherwise free.

So, my answer is...it depends. 😁
 

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He obviously had his own clientele outside of Uber and only logged on when he was otherwise free.
That was the original concept of Uber. It was only for limousines/black cars. The idea was that the limousine drivers would be "radio" cab drivers between bookings. This is why Uber Black was the first Uber.
 

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That was the original concept of Uber. It was only for limousines/black cars. The idea was that the limousine drivers would be "radio" cab drivers between bookings. This is why Uber Black was the first Uber.
Right! 😁 My point was more that he obviously got tips...just not through Uber. So, not only does Uber take a cut of his earnings, he could expect no tip. I feel like it has to be pretty slow to justify taking Uber rides. 😳
 

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I feel like it has to be pretty slow to justify taking Uber rides.
Yes, that would be correct. If you have nothing better to do, you might as well make a dollar or two.

Uber Taxi works well in my market, but it does not work so well in others. In Orlando, Florida, they take a sizable chunk from the driver. Thus, it makes it not worth the bother if it is busy for the cab. If it is slow, a short loaf is better than zero.
 
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