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Looking for a ride from tppsham Maine to Barnstable Mass. On Thursday August 20th Around noon. Two passengers and overnight bags. What can I expect to pay ? 

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Posted by daisygirl on August 6, 2020

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Posted by JohnPiller on August 7, 2020

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Can a parent order Uber or Lyft for a teenager? My kids?

Posted by JessMin99 on March 5, 2018

Is that legit?   or better yet, legal?  I am not breaking the terms of using the Uber account as I am the one with the account and credite card.  I have three children and I'd love to utilize Uber or Lyft.  Safe too.

May I request a ride from Rideguru website?

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May I request a ride from Rideguru website?

I am not sure if I click on Hail Uber X will connect me to Uber or Rideguru will setup my trip!

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