This column provides tips, insights, and observations on TNCs like Uber and Lyft from a driver that’s worked with them for several years.
The vast majority of people using a ride-hailing app like Uber never think of using more than the default options for getting from one place to another. UberX if you want to ride solo, Pool if you really need a cheap ride, and maybe XL if you need to move a family gathering from one place to another. Sure, you may have glanced at the premium options like Select or Black out of curiosity, but as soon as you saw that price quote, shook your head and nope’d right back out of there.
Well, if you are feeling fancy for an evening, are those more expensive services worth it? What are you really getting for that price? Continue reading Your Private Driver: Upgrade Ü