View the recording of this FREE LIVE WEBINAR with attorney Bryant Greening will cover topics such as Unemployment Insurance for Gig Workers, the Overall Impact of COVID-19 on Rideshare Drivers, Delivery Drivers and Gig Workers, accidents and injuries and use of dash cams.
Independent contractors small business owners can apply for loans to cover payroll and other costs through the recently passed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Congress passed this legislation to help businesses that are affected by the pandemic. This article explains the requirements you must meet, and how to apply for a loan.
So your passenger just got sick. That’s part of the territory as an Uber or Lyft driver – you’re transporting intoxicated passengers late at night, and sometimes drunk people get sick. Cleaning up results in lost time and wages. Luckily, Lyft and Uber acknowledge that their drivers are no strangers to these types of messes and they have made it simple for you to get reimbursed.
According to research published by the CDC and the Mayo Clinic, long hours behind the wheel can be related to several health problems including obesity, diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, back pain and increased stress. Sitting for hours at a time, frequent snacking and fast food consumption bear much of the blame, but with good habits, however, you can combat these pitfalls and stay in shape while doing Uber or Lyft.
Whether you’re self-employed or work for a business, you’re only as good as the tools in your toolbox. Just like a carpenter needs a good hammer, a rideshare driver needs a good wireless network. You can buy the best phone on the market, but it will only be as good as its network. So how do you choose when there are so many options? You’ll want to narrow down the field by prioritizing one or more of the following…