NEWS

News

Keep up to date with the newest changes in the rideshare industry. If it’s relevant to you, we’ll try to cover it. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, let us know and we will try to research it and write about it.

Life Preserver
Rideshare Guru

Gig Economy Workers to Get Relief from Stimulus Bill

As part of the $2 trillion bipartisan deal Senate leaders and the White House struck early Wednesday, unemployment benefits will be extended to several groups that were previously not elegible for such benefits, including gig economy workers, per a statement from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.

Read More »
Instacart
Rideshare Guru

Instacart to Hire 300k New Drivers to Meet Demand

The on-demand grocery startup Instacart said Monday that it is planning to hire 300,000 “full-service shoppers,” over the next three months due to a huge spike in demand spurred by the coronavirus pandemic. Instacart’s goal is to increase their workforce by more than double.

Read More »
Instacart
Rideshare Guru

Delivery Gigs: High Demand & Reduced Exposure

Drivers been reporting that delivery gigs have picked up drastically and are paying quite well, due to people stocking up and not wanting to leave their homes. Maybe switching to delivery is the way to go while we wait for things to blow over.

Read More »
Uber Hubs Closed
Rideshare Guru

Coronavirus Causes Uber to Close Greenlight Hubs

Uber closes greenlight hubs for drivers amid COVID-19 outbreak On Friday, March 13th, 2020 Uber announced that it would be temporarily closing it’s local support centers to protect drivers and its staff. This is to remain in effect until April 6th, unless otherwise stated.

Read More »
uber safety measures
Sarah Ware

Uber Will Start Recording Audio on Some Rides

With the release of Uber’s 2017-2018 safety report, some alarming statistics have made their way to the surface. Most notably, it shows that riders aren’t the only ones being assaulted during trips. According to the data provided by Uber, a shocking 42 percent of reported sexual assaults were drivers.

Read More »
Scroll to Top

100% FREE |$0 for Federal | $0 for State | NO UPSELL

Includes support for most common tax forms, including most 1099 forms & Schedule-C. (the forms rideshare drivers use to file). RideshareGuru.com receives compensation from our affiliates. Please support us by using our link to sign uo.

Days

LEFT TO FILE YOUR TAXES

Subscribe to get tools, updates, and news to help you earn more in rideshare.

Rideshare Roadmap