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    It's really sad....

    I've been unemployed for almost 2 months. I have not received any financial assistance, yet each passing week I have driven for Uber less and less. It's sad.... that I'd rather preserve my car(2013 model), and not deal with some of the cheapest/most entitled pax, than to make money. Even if the...
  2. J

    DNC Convention is....

    A Waste! Way to many drivers! Plus everyone that goes to it lives/rents a place less than a couple miles away. Given the congestion and other drivers it is a complete waste. I ventured that way only because a trip led me in that direction. I was in 40 mins of traffic(<2 miles away from pax)...
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    Always the last one...

    always the last fare that makes or breaks - should I go home or one more trip.. The last trip = 3.8 Surge Burger King on him. Date with BK girl with possibility of "cream pies"... Free meals to his restaurant. I was given GCs. Finally, a tip. With a fun group of pax. I actually Felt bad...
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    What are my chances...

    E-mail regarding lack of payment for my sign on bonus. Gives me a run around but fumbles and says... He checked his "resources". Then clearly states: " I can clearly understand your concern regarding not receiving your promised sign on bonus." He admits he looked into it and that it was...
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    ODD QUESTION - Need Help Please

    When I first signed up with Uber I was promised I'd receive a "$500 sign on bonus after completing my first 50 rides in Philadelphia." I'm well over 200 rides now and there were no requirements for said bonus. Suffice it to say, I have yet to receive this offer and emailed again yesterday...
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    How...your looks/car affect your tips...

    If your better looking than average and the same applies to your car, do you get better tips than below average on both counts? Or does it simply depend upon conversation, experience and/or route knowledge..... Or do some people have it pre-determined that they are going to tip regardless...
  7. J

    Earnings Boost SNEAK PREVIEW

    Will the map show me what places will be 2.0x?
  8. J

    OG Tipper.

    So I'm sitting with the man's wife waiting for him to come out for a wedding. He says he's on his way so I decided to wait because his wife already in my car. She says sorry about this; you're definitely getting five stars. Anyway, we have a great conversation and when it's time for them to...
  9. J

    WTF! Uber Random payout..

    Just noticed this....
  10. J

    Guarantee Question

    Hey can someone inform me on this. If the guarantee ends at let's say 2am, and I accept a ride/start trip before 2 is that included in the trips/hour or, does it just include trips completed before that timeframe? I appreciate any help on this topic.
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    Tips > Net Fares

    Had $25 in tips with net fares equal to $23.08. Also, it was during the $32/hour guaranteed hourly from 12-3am. Only requirement was *1 trip/hour. Luckily, I had 3 total trips in that timeframe. With all these newbies saturated in my market for the hourly incentive it easy to drive the least and...
  12. J

    FOOL Rides

    I was just curious if anyone else noticed they haven't been getting POOL requests. I just started driving a month ago and accepted 1-2 when I first started but, ever since I have not excepted them. In the past three weeks I haven't got one request for POOL. Has anyone else noticed if you...
  13. J

    Hourly guarantee question

    My email states for this weekend Simply one trip per hour is required. Nothing else in the fine print. Only average gross fares/hours during the incentive period. I'm new and seems like there is always a problem. So in order to qualify 1/TRP?
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