1. S

    $ per mile

    Most drivers that have posted vids/hacks/reviews say they want to make $1 per mile. Just want to verify that this is while the passenger is in the car, not without.
  2. G

    IN the app, is there any way to screen your passengers and locations before selecting to take an assignment?

    I have been getting frustrated by the app, as it will send out little info. On a ride assignment, to allow the driver to know were the pick up and destination is, and to see if you Are possibly picking up a “problem” client. I was wondering if there is a way, before agreeing on taking an...
  3. TheDevilisaParttimer

    Destination rides only

    Anyone here ever do destination rides only?
  4. Michael-AusTX

    Am I the only one having this problem or just the one that noticed Uber shaving mileage from trips?

    Since the fare restructuring in May of 2017 during their "180 Days of Change" & net fares were all that were displayed - no gross amounts and no Uber fees on any statement (only in detailed fare breakdowns) - I've been checking trips individually from pick up to drop off. In 2017 I had over...
  5. SamUber91

    Thinking of buying an older Escalade

    Hi all, I’m thinking about purchasing a 2005 Escalade that my friend is selling really cheap and is in excellent condition. I know the gas is terrible but I could do UBER XL with it. I would also use it to shlep around my spouses family who don’t have cars since we always have squeeze into our 5...
  6. UberTaxPro

    Standard Mileage Rates for 2018 Up from Rates for 2017

    The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2018 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2018, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans...
  7. vitiated

    The best mileage trackers

    I’m new to Uber & Lyft I’ve been doing bout 4 months on & off I’m looking for a mileage tracker app That is the best bang for the $ I’m using Rydar at the moment I just learned bout it as well as this sight Any help would be appreciated thanks
  8. Robert Li

    Uber and Lyft drivers

    We are working for pennies, 0.72 cnts and 0.76 cnts with Lyft per mile. The most of the rides are X and Lyft , with pool and line is less, we need to organize and demand a raise on the price of the mile that the Corporations pay to us. We are destroying our cars for nothing. We are not...
  9. Uber Luther King

    Uber Scam !

    Hello fellow uberators . today i discovered something about uber payment system . EVERYONE SHOULD CHECK THEIR TRIP HISTORIES AND DO THE FOLLOWING : I'm not sure about other cities but this has happened to 3 different people using the Uber driver app in the past 3 weeks , if you use Uber GPS to...
  10. Edman

    Im Confused about the fare Charges, Can someone help?

    The other day I requested Uber X ride and it was 18 miles away and took 37min to get to the destination. Uber charged me $23.50. However, when I’m a driver and take a passenger 18 miles away and 42 min. I get paid $14.22. The difference is $9.28. Which Uber makes? According to the above...
  11. Showa50

    RUSH delivery milage being shorted

    I noticed last night, and spoke to another driver with same issue; Mileage for RUSH delivery rides is being shorted by 10-25%. Start complaining now to Uber to get this resolved. Conveniently there's no option to have these fares reviewed in app. Also it wouldn't surprise me if people rides...
  12. MyRideTrac

    Mileage / Expense tracking app for taxes

    7/12/16: Just released Version 2.0 with Metric Support. Check it out here! Hi. My name is Ken and I introduced a new tool for rideshare drivers in the US about 3 months ago. It's called MyRideTrac and it tracks the miles you drive as well as your expenses. I started by tracking my mileage...
  13. D

    tax deductions milage

    Hello i recently started driving and wanted to be sure i get the 0.56 or so per mile deductions as expenses for driving , what sort of log do i need to keep and what is allowed to be logged? can i log my milage when i turn on the app and log it again when it ends ( ideal simple method ). can i...
  14. RVA gogiver

    Getting new vehicle.

    I am just getting started and want to buy a new car to drive for UBER. My two choices are a Taurus and a FIAT 500L. The taurus is larger and a much nicer (Luxurious) car. Leather seats and very nice. On the other hand the FIAT is smaller but actually has more leg room in the back. It also get...