Can You Drive For Uber In A Rental Car?

One of the downsides to being an Uber driver is that you are very dependent on your car and your smartphone. It is not too big of a deal if your smartphone breaks, but if you have an issue with your car you can’t just go out and get another one at the drop of…

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How To Track Uber Surge Using Time Lapse Screenshots

Have you ever wanted to figure out exactly when, where, and why Uber’s surge pricing kicks in? Thanks to an idea from one of our readers and our contributor Jonathan, we came up with a neat little trick to help you figure it out. Watch the video, then read the video transcript below to see…

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What Happens If You Get Deactivated From Uber Driving?

Getting deactivated sounds big and scary, but is it that bad? The answer is that it sort of depends. In this video, I go over the common reasons for deactivation, how you can avoid it, and what you should do if you get deactivated. Check out the video then read the transcript below to see…

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Will Uber Drivers Get A Cleaning Fee For Water Spills?

We all know that if a rider leaves a real mess, there’s a good chance we can get paid a cleaning fee. But will Uber drivers still give us a cleaning fee if our seats get wet? I’m talking about pool, beach, sand, that type of thing. They are things that could potentially ruin your…

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How Drivers Can Get Deactivated For Using ‘Fake GPS’ Apps

Did you know that drivers can actually get deactivated for using fake GPS apps? I’m going to tell you how and why Uber deactivates drivers for doing this. If you’re not familiar with these apps, basically what they’re called are fake GPS or GPS spoofing apps. They’re primarily available on Android phones, and basically what they do…

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