Month: May 2016

Lease – Dazed and Confused

The average cost of a lease with Uber or Lyft is about $800 before taxes. This does not include around¬†$160 a month to insure a second car, ouch! There are some pluses in the lease – ¬†but you better study closely and run the numbers before you sell […]

Uber delivers flu shots on demand

Uber Puppy, Uber Kitten, Uber Chopper? Here’s something good that Uber is doing: Haven’t gotten your flu shot yet? On Thursday, you can order one up using Uber. Customers who normally use the Uber smartphone app to call for a ride will be able to request a flu […]

Austin needs rideshare back

Uber and Lyft Dump Austin – For Now?

The Rideshare Guy has a really interesting story on how weakening public support for Uber and Lyft is causing them to lose legal battles: In the past, these companies were able to argue for more self-regulation and cite inefficiencies in the cab system as an example of why […]