Lyft has done a pretty good job communicating how their guarantees work and this week they even provided a detailed breakdown on the weekly statement. Uber on the other hand, not so much. Today, RSG contributor, Scott Van Maldegian takes a look at how Uber’s guarantees really work and shares a few tips and strategies on how you can really leverage them in your favor!
After my article on Lyft guarantees, Harry and I discussed a possible sequel for Uber guarantees. Then, last week, I received an email from someone who couldn’t figure out their Uber guarantee payments and asked me to take a look.
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In short, Uber made a mistake for many people. Uber did fix the mistake for some and the additional amounts should show up in this weeks pay. With all of this confusion though, I wanted to clarify exactly how the Uber guarantees work and provide strategies to help you maximize your earnings with these guarantees. This article has a slightly different focus than Harry’s original article which focused on guarantees that applied to more hours and equally to all drivers in a market. This article is focused on one-time guarantees and guarantees that are only offered to some drivers. [Read more…]