This Week: Uber Driver Refuses Angry Teenage Passenger

This week in rideshare news: An Uber driver refuses an angry teen passenger. See what happens!

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7 Mistakes Uber Drivers Make (Beginners)

We typically cover information for experienced drivers, but I know a lot of you are new drivers, or you are thinking about becoming a driver. This post is for you! Getting started with rideshare can be intimidating. There’s very little training, so you might feel like you’re on your own. Calvin over at The Simple…

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What To Do When Your Uber Car Rental Or Lease Is Up!

If you’re a subscriber, you may have been following Jay Cradeur’s car saga: His rideshare lease ended, then he made several videos about the various different options he had for getting a new car. This video is from early in the saga, right when his lease ended. It covers the initial decision making process he…

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This Week: Lyft Gives Banned Drivers Another Chance? And More

This week in rideshare news: Lyft may give banned drivers a second chance, Uber driver gives passenger’s baby a shopping spree, Zum focuses on providing rideshare for schools, Lyft & Carvana wants riders to ditch their cars, and Lyft offers free rides for job seekers. Hey, what’s up? It’s Cecily. It’s been an exciting week in rideshare news, so let’s get to it. Lyft May Give Banned Drivers A Second Chance!? Did Lyft ban your account? Well, some drivers may be receiving a second chance. Lyft has just announced that they’ve imposed a new protocol to determine if drivers are a threat to passengers. That’s nice. Deactivated drivers will now have the chance to ask for a review based on new standards. And in the past, issues of deactivation were settled by a black-and-white decision structure. Now Lyft’s new structure will call for human interaction.…

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Harry Campbell on ABC’s 20/20 Talking About Uber Driver Shooting Spree

A few months back, I had the opportunity to go on ABC’s 20/20 to talk about a shooting spree by an Uber driver that happened a few years ago. It was a great chance to help to explain to a broader audience how the driver app works, and what it’s like to be a driver.…

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