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  1. BurgerTiime

    The number of people that know what rideshare is has gone up but daily ridership has fallen

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.wired.com/story/uber-lyft-ride-hail-stats-pew-research/amp 2 percent of users call an Uber or Lyft almost every day—down from 3 percent in 2015. According to a new poll conducted by the Pew Research Center, just 36 percent of American adults say they have...
  2. Jazzbaseball

    What's the Point of Tracking Your Income Expenses Per Mile?

    Which do you see as more important? The Cash Flow you receive or what your Income/Expense are on Paper based on Per Mile? Have you considered determining the replacement cost of the car instead of depreciation? Depreciation is a Paper Cost, meaning just something you note. It isn't an actual...
  3. BurgerTiime

    New study shows more than half of app hailing drivers earn poverty wages

    Full story: https://www.recode.net/2018/10/2/17924628/uber-drivers-make-hourly-expenses Half of U.S. Uber drivers make less than $10 an hour after vehicle expenses, according to a new study They would make more at an Amazon warehouse. Uber lures drivers with the idea of being your own boss...
  4. Uruber

    We had a good thing going on.....

    I haven't drive for almost 4 months now and today I received the email telling me to update my Insurance that is about to expire. So I opened the app and saw for first time the new changes they have made on it and I started checking it out and when I got to the promotions I saw the $40 extra for...
  5. I

    Surge Income Declining by 50-70% - Are you the same?

    Hey Uber People, Hope you all had an enjoyable or money-making long weekend! A close look at "My Uber Income" (thanks ricdam!), I've noticed that just 7 weeks ago, and for many weeks prior, my surge income was averaging $-180-200+ on top of my base fare earnings. However, for the past 7...
  6. Cargo

    Cargo is coming to LA! We're here to answer your questions.

    Get paid to give free items to passengers. 100% free for drivers. Signup at: www.getcargo.today Here’s the breakdown: 1.) Cargo doesn’t cost you anything, and half of the products are free for passengers. 2.) Passengers order and pay for products on their phone in under a minute. They do not...
  7. Coffeekeepsmedriving

    Did you know you only pay into Social Security on your taxable income?

    So lets say you made $25,000 gross for uber and after deductions you earned $2,000. You are only paying $2,000 into social security, and thati s all that's added to your SS when you retire.
  8. Rickshaw

    Rating= Another Moneymaker?

    Disclaimer: "Not that I'm doing it." We all know the rating system is s*** . Setting aside that this is cheating other drivers who rely on (the "integrity" of ) ratings, can I "sell" 5-star ratings (for tips) to my riders, is this a violation of TOS?
  9. BurgerTiime

    Make extra income with Cargo!

    Full story: https://venturebeat.com/2018/01/22/how-cargo-is-helping-uber-drivers-earn-extra-cash-by-selling-stuff-to-passengers/ What do you do if you’re a cash-strapped Uber driver looking to make a few extra bucks without putting in extra hours? Why, you sell goods to passengers, of course...
  10. A

    UberX-Driver Annual Income Projection

    I planned to sign up with Uber to utilize 40 hours a month working New Jersey. The plan called for buying a beater for $2k with another $2k for the liability insurance. With the relatively negligible car cost I would keep my fingers crossed to avoid accidents and breakdowns. I viewed this as a...
  11. ricdam

    [Version 2] My Uber Income 2017-2018: GST, tax, BAS, Logbook, Expenses and Income spreadsheet

    (quick note to the mods: I have removed all the references that were against the forum rules) 2017-2018 financial year is here so I would like to share the new version of the My Uber Income spreadsheet: [CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE NEW VERSION OF "MY UBER INCOME" SPREADSHEET] This spreadsheet...
  12. E

    Take part in research and receive $10 each month

    Hello all, My name is Edward and I work for Streetbees, a research company operating out of London in the UK. Currently, we are conducting research on the incomes of Uber drivers around the world, and how they differ month to month. This is to help us gain a clearer view of how good living...
  13. ricdam

    [Version 2] My Uber Income 2017-2018: GST, tax, BAS, Logbook, Expenses and Income spreadsheet

    (quick note to the mods: I have removed all the references that were against the forum rules) 2017-2018 financial year is here so I would like to share the new version of the My Uber Income spreadsheet: [CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE NEW VERSION OF "MY UBER INCOME" SPREADSHEET] This spreadsheet...
  14. ricdam

    [Version 2] My Uber Income 2017-2018: GST, tax, BAS, Logbook, Expenses and Income spreadsheet

    (quick note to the mods: I have removed all the references that were against the forum rules) 2017-2018 financial year is here so I would like to share the new version of the My Uber Income spreadsheet: [CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE NEW VERSION OF "MY UBER INCOME" SPREADSHEET] This...
  15. TwoFiddyMile

    So I've grossed $143.50 in 8 hours

    Typical 8 hour goal should be $160. Killer day for late July, I'm only 10% off goal. 4 years ago I'd expect $240 by now but things have changed, Ese. I had falafel for lunch. Killer wrap. I love this guys restaurant, free Quran and scribbly writing all over the wall. He's my favorite Al Queda...
  16. Uber-John

    *New... Uber Driver Net Income Calculator (Now Downloadable)

    I cleaned this up and it's now an Excel doc. Very simple. Enter 6 variables such as gas cost per gallon, your MPG, average trip length and Uber pay rate... **As noted on the calculator, this does NOT include tips nor surge pricing. Take a look, it's a great way to know if what you are doing...
  17. homebuyer

    Getting a mortgage w/ Uber income?

    Hi guys, I'm considering becoming an Uber driver to supplement my income to buy a home in Seattle. Have any of you gone through the mortgage process w/ Uber income? How many have succeeded/failed, and how did your bank look at Uber income if you're full-time vs. part-time? Thanks for your help!
  18. ScottNice

    Brand New Driver

    I'm tinking about quitting my full time job job to be a Uber driver full time, I met a driver and his advice to me was "if you really want to make $$, drive select or black" he goes on to say he made $65K last year driving black and select and ne never works past 6 pm and about 5 days a...
  19. Uber Doobie

    Lifestyle / flexibility - the $$$ that end up in your bank account

    I don't want to pay any more than I need to for anything . . . . . . . however I want claim the max I can as a Tax deduction . . . . . . . I presume you guys pay Tax. There are a lot of Drivers who really look at Uber from the wrong perspective & base their achievements on how much they...
  20. BurgerTiime

    The Gig Economy’s False Promise

    The promises Silicon Valley makes about the gig economy can sound appealing. Its digital technology lets workers become entrepreneurs, we are told, freed from the drudgery of 9-to-5 jobs. Students, parents and others can make extra cash in their free time while pursuing their passions, maybe...
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