When riding in any rideshare service, both passengers and drivers have the opportunity to rate each other after each ride. The ratings are usually out of five stars and allow services like Uber and Lyft to monitor drivers and passengers to make sure they are acting in accordance with rideshare policies.
For drivers, having a bad rating can determine your future with the company. For Uber and Lyft, when a driver rating goes below a certain threshold, your driver account is disabled. For passengers, you will not be able to use the service.
While having a low rating may not ...read more
Leave yourself enough time. Taking a carpool service often requires your driver to take you a bit out of the way to pick up other passengers. The driver may not always take the fastest or most direct route to your specific destination when there are other stops to be made along the way.
Socialize, but not too much. UberPool is a great way to network and meet new people ...read more
Uber has been in the news for the greater part of this year, and it hasn’t been for the good. Finally, Uber took the necessary steps to replace their fearless leader and chief executive officer. It was unclear for a while who would take over the position from Travis Kalanick who was Uber’s CEO during recent scandals.
Kalanick admitted to having personal issues that hindered his ability to perform as the leader Uber needed. After stepping down, Uber’s board took on the task of finding a new fearless leader. Jeff Immelt, the chairman of General Electric was ...read more
RideGuru recently added two new rideshare services, Kid Car and GoCatch. Take a look below to learn more about each new company then check your ride estimate on our RideGuru Fare Comparison Calculator.
Since 2006, Kid Car has provided safe and convenient transport to children and parents in New York City by providing specially trained and vetted drivers with age and weight-appropriate, properly installed car seats. Younger children can ride with parents and caregivers around town and/or to the airport while older children can ride unaccompanied to school and after-school activities. Kid Car provides 3 car types: Sedans ...read more
Are you looking to become a rideshare driver and wondering how much money you can earn? Look no further, we have some answers for you!
The amount you can earn depends on which service you are looking to drive for and which city you'd be operating in. With RideGuru, you can see the big picture of how much drivers earn for each service.
Here's how you can use RideGuru to compare driver payout between different rideshare services!read more