1. Daniello

    No more new TLC License

    Why is TLC allowing unlimited number of people apply for TLC License at the same time complaining about Congestion, Since the Cap was put in place Last August more than 10,000 new TLC License was issued and all these growing number of driver starting to get frustrated cauz they stuck in the...
  2. Vishnu643

    So do dmv points affect tlc points?

    Apparently, even though I paid dmv for a red light ticket, tlc may issue me a point infraction (and $300) on my tlc. Can anyone possibly inform me how the points works between dmv and tlc?
  3. LadyJ8A


    Im going to go schedule for the NYC FHV class but I want to know from people that been there before ...QUESTIONS... Do they provide books we can keep? How much do we have to study? Anything else you want to tell me about fhv class I will appreciate
  4. M

    Forming LLC to drive after being individual driver account

    Hi, I have formed a LLC and planning to drive under that LLC with Uber/Lyft/Juno etc. Do I have to form a separate driver account from the personal account? If not, can I make it so to have a 2nd new LLC driver account if I want it that way?
  5. Vishnu643

    2019 congestion surcharge increase

    This may be something you are already aware of, but check it out. Increased surcharge for all trips below 96th st in Manhattan. https://www.blackcarnews.com/article/congestion-pricing-coming-for-fhv-taxi-drivers-in-2019 What I'm trying to figure out, how exactly does this impact the driver...
  6. Vishnu643

    Ubering in a sedan vs SUV

    This also applies to Lyft, Gett, Via, etc. I'm just curious of the pros and cons between the two. And while you neysayers, believe that driving for apps suck, that's been well covered and not what this thread is about. Especially since I noticed that some of these "bonuses" sometimes excludes...
  7. MasonMontanaNYC

    Own App Idea: How realistically would it take to get 1000 drivers to commit?

    I'm interested in starting a push for drivers to demand that their own app/platform be created. It could operate like a car service base in which the passenger has the option to pay in cash and credit (not just credit- because having the option to pay cash is even more convenient than just...
  8. Frank Underwood

    Solution for Drunk Riders!

    Ladies and gentleman, Some info for any seasoned driver or any future ants considering becoming a rideshare slave. If you work any night, naturally assume you will pick up at least three of these disgusting drunk animals from Uber or Lyft. *Have a dashcam that records inside the car, the front...
  9. X

    Better pay

    let's push for this guys https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=416923168686816&id=221653504880451 Please share with friends each person can make a difference . http://drivingguild.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Tipping-Petition-to-TLC-1.pdf Just so many days left before tlc does...
  10. X

    Tip uber driver /Fhv driver/Tnc driver

    https://www.thrillist.com/news/nation/independent-drivers-guild-teams-with-uber-drivers-for-tips-in-nyc Hello everyone please support this https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-uber-include-an-easy-option-for-tips Please share the below...
  11. X

    Tips in uber/via/ fhv apps

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=eDQbEUnmtL0 Please be involved spread the word to all drivers http://drivingguild.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Tipping-Petition-to-TLC-1.pdf https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-uber-include-an-easy-option-for-tips
  12. Uberboyz

    No lights at FHV lot

    Guys, please, turn lights off when you are standing on cell phone lot at night. It is bothering while I am sleeping at car for 3rd hour to get an Uberpoo ping.
  13. Barbj379

    FHV inspection

    Received this message from someone at the Via office: "Just a heads up For-Hire Vehicles must be regularly inspected three times every year (or once every four months), these inspections can be done at any DMV registered facility. So you need to complete an inspection every 4 months even...
  14. inshurWhiz

    INSHUR - new TLC insurance app live in NYC

    We just launched our INSHUR TLC insurance app in New York City. Drivers can now download the free app, take a picture of their TLC license and instantly receive quotes from top carriers. Best of all, you can purchase the policy straight from the app and your documents are kept securely saved. We...
  15. T

    TLC FHV license application

    Recently I got my driving licence for the first time. I already upgraded it to class E. Before applying for TLC FHV license should I have to wait 6 months or can I apply now? Someone told me that one has to wait 6 months after getting driver licence to apply for TLC FHV license.
  16. Uberboyz

    Hello.Where can I go to work if I new?

  17. zury77

    Updated TLC - FHV license process Jan 2016 (new driver)

    #1 make sure you take pictures and copies of all documents and receipts. #2 check with Uber what courses they currently offer for free. #3 after each course you take, ask the TLC if they received confirmation. #4 don't be afraid to send an email to the TLC as they respond quickly. #5 there is...
  18. Vanstaal

    The Taxi Dave Show

    I have been listening to the show for years on the radio. Taxi Dave is a veteran NYC cab driver (as well as his father and grandfather) who covers a wide variety of subjects but mainly targets Taxi/FHV industry in his one hour talkshow. His podcasts are available in the link below...
  19. BrooklynDodger

    Personlized NYC TLC Plates

    I ordered personlized NYC Tlc plates to brand the business. Does anyone know the process for notifying Uber and Tlc?