Some of the most popular articles on this site have to do with comparing Lyft and Uber earnings. Today, RSG contributor Scott Van Maldegiam uses Sherpa to take a look at his old UberX earnings and compare them to his new Lyft earnings.
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I pulled up my driving statistics in Sherpa this morning. I was a bit surprised at what I saw. My average Lyft fares were almost exactly the same as my UberX fares! Let me explain a bit. I have not driven for UberX until before their changes (before their 15% fare reduction) and I only drove for Lyft after their changes (commission changes). Let’s dive right in to the statistics: [Read more…]