Traveling is exciting and we love to promote wanderlust within our community! However, navigating a big city, like NYC, can be a bit daunting especially for women. There are too many stories in the news of women getting abducted, molested, and even murdered simply because they were traveling in the wrong place at the wrong time. If you are planning a trip to New York, or any big metropolitan area, it is wise to review these top safety tips for traveling safely.
Before you go anywhere in a city, make sure you do your research on ...read more
As an all-inclusive rideshare and taxi information source, we are determined to help travelers with every aspect of using a for-hire car service. Through our newsroom and forum, our dedicated RideGuru's have been busy answering the communities questions on everything from traveling with kids to rideshare driver's pay. To continue our journey on helping the public understand all there is to know about this ever-evolving marketplace we decided to bring on some new Guru's to our team or experts!
We are excited to announce that our first official niche Guru is Jared Hoffa, a Business Development Manager ...read more
Chicago is a city for foodies and Uber is helping to cater to those who want delicious eats quickly. We used to rely on the restaurants to provide delivery services or pick it up ourselves but Uber Eats is changing the game and takes food delivery to the next level. The Uber Eats Menu doesn’t have all the restaurants in Chicago, but there’s a pretty long list. Keep reading to see the Guru's top Uber Eats picks in Chicago.
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In the modern world, smartphones aren’t a just a luxury, they’re a necessity. As an Uber driver, having a smartphone is the connection between driver and passenger. In this line of work it is necessary to have access to email, internet, apps, and navigation.
There are two main minimum requirements for Uber drivers’ and their phones. 1) Your smartphone must have a minimum of 2 GB of data per month. 2) You will need airtime to occasionally call and communicate with passengers. Other requirements for phones include:
Money is a finite resource for the vast majority of us and being able to save a few dollars here and there can make a big difference at the end of the month. Here are our top five tips to cut costs on your rideshare rides so you can have more money to spend on the things you like!