Recent Lyft and Uber Updates

Recent Lyft and Uber Updates

There have been many changes on the Uber and Lyft platforms this year, especially in markets that didn’t previously have Uber Pro.  Uber finally rolled out Pro to all markets and Lyft eliminated the percent based Prime Time” that they had been using, in favor of a...
Garbage Truck Snafu

Garbage Truck Snafu

The other day I had an incident with a garbage truck.  I, like many of you, am a multi-gig driver and was currently on an Amazon Flex route.  Of course, today was a day that had me far from home. I was about an hour away actually, in a town called Portland,...
Car Seat Safety

Car Seat Safety

There is nothing like arriving to your pick-up destination, especially after taking the chance that the 12-minute drive would be worth it, to see a parent and multiple small children.  “Well crap,” is what I usually say, or at least some NSFW variation of that...
2 Crazy Adventures

2 Crazy Adventures

Hi All, Jesper here. So we are called the GR Rideshare Adventures after all, so I figured I would share 2 adventures from my nights in GR. These are both kinda old, and 1 is good, and the other is the night I learned to be better about confirming the passenger before...
The long and lonely road

The long and lonely road

Hi, Jesper here. I have been rideshare driving for almost 3 years, mostly as a weekend warrior driving primarily Friday and Saturday evenings. About 1.5 years ago I almost quit! The honeymoon period was over, and it was no longer feeling like the needed break from my...
Community Member Highlight: LyftingWithLarry

Community Member Highlight: LyftingWithLarry

Hi All! Thank you for being a part of the GR Rideshare Adventures community! We are going to be highlighting great community members like you once in a while. Who better to start with than our very own super fan, Larry!! Enjoy reading about him, and his reasons for...