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  1. Antvirus

    Meet Your Future AI Drivers

    https://thispersondoesnotexist.com/ Best not to look it directly in the eyes...
  2. Antvirus

    Lost Item At Wells Fargo Center (76ers)

    I picked up this gentleman and his wife in Old City around 1pm today. He was one of those front runner Philadelphia fans that doesn't know jack shit about basketball and is clearly along for the ride. He had the Eastern Conference ALLLLL figured out. Here was his plan: Pax: "Well, we win today...
  3. David Black

    America runs on booze and ....

    I would love to see Uber enforcing registration through a verification process for passengers where no child under 18 is allowed to use or sign up on the app. scanning their driver license like we do would suffice! Then again, they'll lose out of big money for sure! It seems that everyone who...
  4. J

    Another Day in Philly

    Got a short ride, then immed got a ping for a 45+ minute ride who canceled as soon as I accepted (#*#+%¥#£). Went home to eat and got another ping, ending up in Center City; getting another ping (“I’ll tip you in the app.”) to go back out to the boonies where a teenager tried to tell me she was...
  5. tub67696

    Anyone have their car on Getaround?

    Not driving that much anymore and was thinking about putting my vehicle on Getaround? Heard Turo is terrible but was wondering if anyone has had any experience with Getaround? Thanks!
  6. UberBul

    Lyft Power Driver Bonus

    Lyft just cut off my Power Driver bonus recently. Has anyone else had this issue?
  7. mikewithebike

    The Sorry State of Ridesharing in Philadelphia...

    Peg and I are over in Philly today. We went to the Friday Free @ Noon concert featuring the great Richard Thompson. Not wanting to deal with traffic we have taken four Uber trips thus far today with one more upcoming to our car parked in North Philly. The first was taken in the only car of the...
  8. marcus.laboy

    Warning: Dropped Insurance

    Been with uber for a couple years and didnt notify my insurance company. When I had an accident, I was f*%$#ing dropped.. Went into the greenlight hub for help and there was an an Allstate office right inside. They offered me collision coverage specifically for uber drivers and I don't need to...
  9. David Black

    Creepy Experience - Safety Concern!

    I just picked up a guy that wouldn't say a damn word to me, not even confirm his name or anything; the entire ride he was starring at me and gave me the creeps! I thought for sure he was gonna murder me when I wasn't looking! When he exited my car, he slammed the door as hard as he could and...
  10. mikewithebike

    Uber Driver Allegedly Refuses to Drive Congressional Interns Holding ‘MAGA’ Hats...

    https://m.theepochtimes.com/uber-driver-allegedly-refuses-to-driver-congressional-interns-holding-maga-hats_2591452.html
  11. David Black

    2 Months thoughts!

    I have been driving for Uber for about two months now and I have a few comments to make; not sure if everyone feels the same way! 1) Way too many Uber drivers in Philly :confused: 2) Friday nights, Saturdays and part of Sundays are most profitable 3) Monday is DEAD 4) Passengers are amazing...
  12. jblack215

    Philly Jersey Drivers Answer This...

    Without driving like a trucker and having a normal life, how simple would it be to make $150 a week Uberx (not sure if I can do Lyft) in Philly, south & central Jersey?
  13. David Black

    Looking for some advice!

    Hello everyone, Thank you for such an awesome forum and the opportunity to share some of our stories driving for Uber. I am new to Uber and I would like to get to know all of my Philly fans! I picked up some kids last night (4 of them) from Springfield to drop them off at the Chester Casino on...
  14. T

    Philadelphia rides per day? Tips?

    Hello everyone, I am new to the forum and will be new to the area next week. I used to do Uber in NJ when I was in college a couple years ago, but have never done it in PA before. My question, as I'm coming back from being out of the country for a couple years I rented a car from Lyft's...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Driver caught on video; Uber self-driving car crashes into another car in Pittsburgh

    Facebook video: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1755020204582075&id=100002223366637&_rdr An Uber self-driving car collided with another vehicle in Pittsburgh on February 24 in an incident first reported by Pittsburgh's channel 11last week. No one was seriously injured, but the...
  16. M

    I have never seen a promotion for Philly area

    I’ve been driving for 5 months and have yet to see a promotion/quest/boost for philly. (Only super bowl parade day). Is that common and if not what should I do? I’d like to maximize my earnings obviously
  17. BurgerTiime

    PPA proposes new fee on Uber, Lyft and taxi rides

    http://www.philly.com/philly/news/philadelphia-parking-authority-ppa-ride-tax-uber-lyft-20180220.html?mobi=true The cash-strapped Philadelphia Parking Authority wants to add a 50-cent surcharge to every taxi, Lyft, and Uber ride in the city. In a report Tuesday to the agency’s board, PPA...
  18. chitownXdriver

    Bills Mafia

    Hello fellow Buffalonians, I am originally from Buffalo transplanted to the Chicago area. After seeing what the Eagles fans did to their great city after winning it all I was just wondering what do you think the Bills Mafia will do to Buffalo when we finally win it all?I don't think seeing...
  19. burgerflipper

    New vehicle question

    Hey guys, I'm currently doing Uber in NYC but plans are in motion to move (not 100% sure yet that it's to Philly though). I know the money's not as good here but my question is can I have NYS registration for my vehicle or do I need PA registration? Thanks, bf
  20. M

    Is there a way to see the live surge in a neighboring state?

    I live in South Jersey and usually drive in Philadelphia which happens to be 20min away from me. I have to pay a toll to go over there and it’s worth it because of the amount of rides you get as well as higher payout. Looking for a way to see the current live Uber driver map in the neighboring...
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