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Driver Shortages Continue to Impact Lyft and Uber
Uber and Lyft are still facing driver shortages. The new COVID-19 Delta variant might continue to slow recovery for ride-hailing companies.
Sep 02, 2021
Move Over Uber, the Rideshare Industry Has a New Kid in Town
A new rideshare app called the Driver’s Cooperative has launched in NYC. How will the new company do against Uber and Lyft?
Jun 23, 2021
Lyft Gives up On Driverless Car Dreams
As the hope for self-driving cars in the immediate future becomes more unrealistic, Lyft sells their autonomous vehicle division to Toyota.
Sep 20, 2021
Woven Planet Buys Lyft's Self-Driving Car Unit for $550 Million
Woven Planet, a company owned by Toyota, has just purchased Lyft’s self-driving car unit for $550 million. This might signal that the rideshare company is giving up on their goal of self-driving rideshare vehicles.
Jun 22, 2021
Rideshare Insurance Isn't the Only Way to Protect Yourself While Driving for Uber or Lyft
Rideshare drivers must own a commercial insurance policy, optionally provided by the rideshare company. Carriers are also evolving to offer policies that cover standard and rideshare insurance.
Sep 17, 2021
How to Work For a Rideshare Company: Driving For Lyft or Uber
Becoming a successful rideshare driver involves choosing the right company and the right car insurance, as well as knowing how to drive safely.
Feb 18, 2021
All Questions on Lyft
How can I get a car loan as a Lyft driver?
I'm a Lyft driver full-time. I was in a not-at-fault accident and totaled my car. I need a new vehicle, but when I tell a lender I'm a Lyft driver for a living, I'm denied financing. How can I get a car loan as a Lyft driver?
Aug 18, 2021
Do I need to inform Progressive that I'm now a Lyft driver?
What happens if I don't tell my insurance company I am a rideshare driver? Lyft asked for me to provide my insurance, but I haven't contacted Progressive directly.
Jul 21, 2021