1. unitxero

    How do I surrender my TLC plates?

    So you've decided to end your journey as a glorious and highly respected ant. 🐜 This simple guide will help you in ending your FHV driving mistake. So you can be a normal functioning citizen on the sidewalks of new york once again. (bicyclist excluded) This guide assumes you wish to keep your...
  2. D

    How do you quit Uber? Simply stop driving or somehow make it formal?

    Haven't driven since last November. The vehicle inspection is past due and my drivers license in the system expires soon. I've not bothered updating either (my license is renewed but I haven't bothered informing Uber). Due to these lack of updates my account is suspended and I'm not going to...
  3. Pax Collector

    Put them where they belong.....

    Hopefully I won't be accused of contaminating the environment.
  4. Yam Digger

    I’m Done! And This Time, I Mean It!

    1557622372 After 4.25 years and 4600 rides, it’s time to drive off into the sunset. My chariot is too old for my market and I have the good sense not to buy a newer one at these ever diminishing rates of earnings. Hasta la vista, Uba
  5. Mista T

    Latest turnover stats

    As of Feb 2018, 30% of drivers quit every quarter. Every QUARTER!!! Maybe they could give us another new app, that would help with driver retention. :smiles...
  6. FormerTaxiDriver♧

    My DEAR LYFT Good-Bye Letter, and their Response

    I originally signed up to drive for Uber, with financed car. I'm a taxi driver by trade. I drove 5-6 days a week with Uber. I was nondiscriminatory with trip acceptances. My acceptance rate was high, but fraudulent claims on my account was derogatory. Most of us know the system is largely...
  7. FormerTaxiDriver♧

    Bankrupt: I'm going back to driving a taxi soon.

    Normally, this is painfully embarrassing, but I have to tell, so others know they are not alone. Financed car is more trouble than it is worth; combined with huge hospital bill! I tried to stabilize things with Chapter 13 payment plan after first car was totaled. Uber fired me over fraudulent...
  8. D

    As I exit I say what I would have wanted someone to tell me

    I am exiting the Uber adventure with just over a total of 3000 rides. I made a little cash because my Honda was paid off before I started. I met some truly interesting and kind people. I met some truly awful people. I drove around either alone or with silient strangers or an occasional food...
  9. Djhuber63

    Giving it all away!

    Apparently we are not all masochists. We’re giving it away! Points for those that spot the very clever maths performed by the Ola spokesperson! Drivers ditching rideshare apps...
  10. Olen


    So I got deactivated from UberEats. Due to eating people’s food lol at least I got something out of Uber. Tired and hungry.
  11. X

    Hey guys

    Been a while since I posted Anyways add me to the list I trun in my plates tlc and got normal plates still will check here for sometimes. I still will keep my tlc card but not with my car anymore. So I pretty much quit
  12. Felix2015

    Time to quit and stop slavery

    It's been nearly two years working for uber but I am tired of waiting for better benefits from Uber and no success . Time to knock other better doors Good luck everyone
  13. D

    Discontinue at the end of this month (8/17).

    Hello.. I've decided to discontinue driving for Uber/Lyft at the end of this month. Eventhough I get some extra pay, the risk outweigh the rewards such as insurance, low pay (especially through Uber eats), wear and tear on the car. It had its moments and decided to end it if not sooner. Good...
  14. BurgerTiime

    A Top Data Scientist at Uber Has Left the Company

    http://fortune.com/2017/07/25/uber-technologist-laszlo-korsos/ A Top Data Scientist at Uber Has Left the Company 5:28 PM ET Korsos began his career at The Blackstone Group as a summer analyst and went on to roles at Nuveen Investments and Goldman Sachs. He also previously worked as a consultant...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber CEO resigns

    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/06/21/technology/uber-ceo-travis-kalanick.html?referer=https://www.google.com/ Travis Kalanick stepped down Tuesday as chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing service that he helped found in 2009 and that he built into a transportation colossus, after a...
  16. BurgerTiime

    Should you quit your job for Uber?

    http://www.9news.com/mb/news/local/verify/verify-should-you-quit-your-job-for-uber/346991370 “I would never recommend somebody to quit their job unless they have something that isn't better. As a general rule I would say no,”
  17. Uberboyz

    Driving in the morning sux

    Damn that was my first morning I went to drive within last two months. It was 6:20AM when I moved out towards manhattan/williamsburg on Belt -» I278. The traffic is so terrifying i spent one hour getting to battery/BrBridge fork from sheepshead bay. Of course i was online, and of couse there was...
  18. BurgerTiime

    Uber drivers are bailing and joining LYFT

    Uber drivers are quitting because they're pissed about the company's response to the 'Muslim ban,' and about the CEO's relationship with President Trump -- and they're fleeing to the competition. Drivers in California, New York, Pennsylvania and North Carolina tell TMZ ... they've joined the...
  19. BurgerTiime

    Uber Russian Drivers Quit After Putin’s Tax on U.S. Tech Giants

    Uber Technologies Inc. has asked its Russian drivers to temporarily bear the load of a new tax charge, causing some of them quit to avoid paperwork and tax filings. President Vladimir Putin signed a law in Julyto levy an 18 percent value-added tax on electronic goods and services provided by...
  20. Uberberber

    AT what $/ mile rate would you be a happy Uber Driver and at what $/mile would you Quit .

    So we are at 75c per mile now for X platform , actually 56.25 after the uber cut . it is very hard to go full-time on that rate but it`s still doable ( as in working for minimum wage ) . if the rate was about 1.25 ( like old times) uber would be again a nice gig wouldn't even need surges at that...