1. T

    Current and Past Scams

    I was almost a victim of a telephone scam directed at uber driver's I got lucky and managed to block the attempt at the last second, but before that I was taken in by the scammer. After my experience I searched around I have found threads specific to my scam experience, however slight...
  2. Lissetti

    What's the meaning behind your avatar

    Why did you chose your current or even past avatars? What is it about that image that speaks to you and reflects how you want to identity to others here? I have almost always used Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) from The Fast And The Furious movie franchise. The reason being is Letty became part...
  3. Kurt Halfyard

    Coffee Time with LYFT with your host, SHAZ

    Did anyone else get one of these invites on the LYFT platform (via their texting alerts?) I got one, but Leslieville on a Tuesday daytime is not going to happen for me. Apparently they are targetted focus groups on both incentive structure and community building. Hosted via the Global Ops...
  4. Pax Collector

    Dang it, Mark!

  5. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    Experence with pursuing claims against Lyft in NJ through the arbitration process

    Our driver group is supporting and sponsoring one of our drivers who will be bringing a breach of contract, wrongful termination and retaliation claim against Lyft. He is a NJ only driver and we will be bringing the claim to Lyft's NJ counsel and using their arbitrator in this state. We...
  6. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    PA and TLC hiring actors again to catch Uber drivers accepting cash fares in NYC

    I posted about this earlier this year. Two good friends of ours are actors who have been working for an agency in NYC that is hired by the PA and TLC to pose as passengers and catch drivers who are accepting cash fares in NYC in violation of TLC rules. I asked them how they did this summer...
  7. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    Sex with passengers ...Is there an actual rule against it ?

    We had one of our driver group gatherings on Tuesday night last. Men were complaining about abusive Lyft passengers and how they were done with driving ride share. My nephew interjects and he says.. "Well, I am having a great time, I am shagging lots of ladies that I know on Uber, so no worries...
  8. RideShareJUNKIE

    Other? Really?

    I was taking a survey for LYFT about the driving experience feedback and features vs UBERs. As I was finishing up it was asking the usual survey demographic questions (age, income, etc). The the Gender TAB came up and I saw this for the first time in my life as an option. (i've done lots of...
  9. RideShareJUNKIE

    They got some nerve............

    I assume all you guys out in the bay area got this? Pisses me off......(nothing new)! Oh sure Ill take you from OAK--->SF on Friday at 5:30pm, on a UBER POOL for $13-15 Dollars including Toll. Which drivers actually accept these ridiculous requests? I almost Choked a ridiculous, ignorant...
  10. Maven

    How the Cleveland Clinic grows healthier while its neighbors stay sick

    The Clinic is a global success story, but its host community remains mired in poverty. Politico Magazine 07/17/17 By Dan Diamond As the Cleveland Clinic’s grown up, much of the neighborhood around it has been torn down or lost to nature, like this vine-choked house on E 84th St. - just a few...
  11. Brent C.

    Hi there, new user in Houston.

    Hey forum! I'm Darrell. I've been driving for UBER in Houston for a little over 3 years now. I really just wanted to introduce myself. See if any of the drivers in the Houston area ever go out and do a game night? Book club? Any activities that bring us closer as a community.
  12. AVLien

    Post screenshots of your surge maps!

    For some time now I have been trying to find a way to track surges. I realize that there are apps that do this, but quite often they produce spurious results. SurgeChaser was good for a while, but now it is showing me surges when & where there are none. I considered making a node.JS app (which...
  13. Melissa Holland

    Get $25 for 1hr discussion about your experience as an Uber driver (Oct 13)

    Hello everyone- I'm working to plan a panel discussion for a class at Parsons of The New School to help students learn about the sharing economy first hand from service providers. I'm hoping to find an experienced Uber driver to join us and speak to our students about the process. I would pay...
  14. F


    I set up a Discord server for us GNV drivers. Discord is a free text and/or voice chat that works via web browser or dedicated apps on most platforms. If you're intersted, PM me for the invite link.
  15. valery

    New to uber NYC.. yall suck!

    I have been thru alot trying to do my TLC license and stuff and all I see on here is a bunch of negative minded crusty poop sniffers.. like, are u guys even serious? if u hate uber that much, get another job, do something else with your life instead of ruining other people (soon to be drivers)...
  16. cin90

    Anyone sucessfully switch driver region?

    I live in an unincorporated city of Los Angeles. Orange County is about 20 miles south of me yet Lyft assigned me to drive in the OC. I have not moved. I just want to change my driving region. Has anyone successfully done so? I Lyft very part time. Lyft may not care about that or that I...
  17. Corder

    Real time advice and driver connections

    Need real time advice? Use GroupMe and search for: 1 of 3 groups Lyft Drivers Uber Drivers Uber and Lyft Drivers Simple common sense applies, no bashing other drivers, no name calling or spamming. You'll get booted/blocked from the group.
  18. Thatgirlalli23

    Seattle Driver Group!

    Hey for anyone who Loves the Uber/Lyft community but also wants an easy access point, join our FB group... Look for: Drive Uber & Lyft Seattle We are a fun bunch!
  19. J

    Where do you get your rideshare news?

    Hey everybody. I recently joined this community and was wondering where a lot of you get your news or information regarding Uber and other rideshare/sharing economy platforms. I like to see what others have to say in regards to this economy. For example, I like reading The Rideshare Guy and...
  20. K

    Free Meetup in San Francisco!

    If you are an uber/lyft driver, please come to SOMA StrEat Food Park on Wednesday, 1:30 PM- 3:30 PM for a meetup specifically for rideshare drivers. All attendees will get free coffee and a 2$ voucher off of food trucks there, and a lot of drivers will be there so this a great time to network...