Want to keep driving rideshare but worried about germs? A car shield partition is the ideal measure to keep the drivers and passengers safe from sneezing, coughing and droplets. We’ve researched the best dividers for Uber and Lyft driving based on features and value. Whether you drive a small car or large SUV, we have you covered with our top picks …
The coronavirus pandemic has made it difficult for rideshare drivers and gig economy workers to earn a living. Stimulus payments, unemployment insurance and several other programs have recently been made available for independent contractors. Here are 5 ways to get financial assistance.
With “shelter in place” orders in place around most of the country, Rideshare has come to a screeching halt. Drivers have been reporting that delivery gigs have been drastically busier and tips have gone up significantly. If driving is your bread and butter, here’s how to adapt to the situation and keep earning.
If you have decided not to drive during the COVID-19 shutdown, money might be hard to come by. Being shut in at home might not be a bad thing though. This is the perfect opportunity to start a new career, build new skills, monetize a skill you already have, or take on some part-time work-from-home jobs. Finding work doesn’t have to be hard as long as you know your talents and trust yourself.
As the COVID-19 Pandemic persists, businesses and government agencies are encouraging people to take a pause at work and stay home. This means that opportunities to make money online are now in high demand. Paid surveys can be quite lucrative, if you find the right ones.
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.
If the Uber driver or Lyft driver can demonstrate zero fault on their behalf, he or she can demand that the at-fault driver compensate them for income lost as a result of the accident.
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.
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.
The WHO declared the Coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic on March 11th. Companies across the U.S. have sent workers home. But what are companies like Uber, Lyft, and Postmates doing to protect their customers and drivers?