Rideshare Tip #5: Play Uber and Lyft off one another, as a driver or rider

One of the best pieces of advice I can offer, whether you're a rider or a driver, is to play Uber and Lyft off one another. Make competition and the free market work for you! If you're a rider, you should have both the Uber and Lyft apps installed on your phone. When you decide [...]

By | 2017-06-24T14:23:37+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Driving, Riders, Technology|0 Comments

Lyft limits: maximum distance and fare rises to 100 miles/$500

Lyft just announced a major change to its rideshare app. Users can now go 100 miles and rack up $500 in charges, up from the previous limits of 60 miles and $200. Here's an excerpt from Lyft's blog post about the increased mileage and fare limits for ridesharing: At Lyft, we’re all about going the [...]

By | 2017-04-15T15:39:37+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Drivers, Lyft, Riders|0 Comments

Welcome to Rideshare Tips

Real-time ridesharing is revolutionizing transportation around the world. To track this fascinating, rapidly growing industry, I created ridesharetips.com. Here you’ll find tips for both riders and drivers of Uber, Lyft, Sidecar, and other ridesharing services. I also track industry news and analyze how the business is impacting the way we drive and live. New to [...]

By | 2017-04-15T15:44:46+00:00 July 27th, 2014|Drivers, Lyft, Riders, Uber|0 Comments