How $1,000 per month Uber, Lyft bills are changing wealthy lifestyles

Crel Vogel sees various reasons for buyers at the high-rise condo project in the Kierland area straddling the Phoenix border with Scottsdale. One of them is actually wealthy buyers looking for homes closer in to reduce expensive Uber and Lyft bills.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

8 Ways Uber"s New CEO Is Changing Its Image

The moves by Dara Khosrowshahi in his first month have been largely symbolic, but the right kind of symbolic......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 3rd, 2017

Judge clears way for Seattle Lyft, Uber drivers to unionize

For the second time this month, a federal judge has rejected a challenge to Seattle's first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 25th, 2017

One Month Ago Uber Introduced Tipping. Here’s How Much Drivers Have Made

It looks like it will soon catch up with Lyft. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 22nd, 2017

Here are the industries being mangled by Uber and Lyft

Ride share companies – mostly Uber, but now also Lyft elbowing into the scene – are changing the way business travelers look at ground transportation. In .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2017

This time Lyft, not Uber, is accused of wage theft

This has been a bad couple of weeks for relations between ride-hail companies and their drivers. Late last month Uber admitted that it had been underpaying New York City drivers for two and a half... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 2nd, 2017

Uber and Lyft score huge victory in Florida

Statewide rules for ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft are headed to Gov. Rick Scott for his signature after the Florida Senate approved the measure Wednesday. The Florida House of Representatives approved the bill earlier this month. “Today we .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2017

Uber’s New Car Device Aims to Help Passengers Find Their Drivers Faster

Uber's "Beacon" comes just a month after Lyft showed off its colorful "Amp" dashboard light. Uber’s latest creation isn’t a new delivery service or a new take on carpooling--it’s a hardware device. On Thursday, the ride-hailing gian.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 15th, 2016

Lyft Will Complete 17 Million U.S. Rides This Month

Twice as many as it did the same month last year Uber is growing--but so is U.S. rival Lyft. Lyft is on track to complete 17 million rides this month, twice the amount of rides it did last October, Lyft co-founder and president John Zimmer said on Tue.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 25th, 2016

Lyft is testing monthly passes that give carpool riders big discounts

LyftLyft is experimenting with monthly passes for US customers who use its carpool service, following in the footsteps of ride-hailing rival Uber. Lyft users in six major cities will be able to purchase a Lyft Line membership pass for the month of No.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 24th, 2016

Taxi owners worry Uber and Lyft will win lucrative government work

Taxi owners in New York are looking with trepidation at a pilot program that launched last month in Boston to give archrivals Uber and Lyft access to the lucrative, government-subsidized business of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 16th, 2016

Want to Get Paid Every Month? These Dividend Stocks Are for You

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Category: futuresSource: nasdaq16 hr. 44 min. ago

Breakingviews TV: Lyft vs. Uber

Antony Currie and Tom Buerkle discuss how a fresh $1 bln investment in the No. 2 player will heat up the competition between the ride-hailing apps, and stoke Detroit’s interest in tie-ups......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 20th, 2017

Lyft Raises $1B Round Led by Google"s CapitalG as Competition Against Uber Intensifies

The ride-hailing company is now valued at $11 billion......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 19th, 2017

Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber rift

Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 19th, 2017

The Conversation: A quarter of American drivers might be better off using Uber or Lyft than owning a car

Add up the full cost of ownership, including your time, to see where you stand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2017

Google just delivered a $1 billion blow to Uber (GOOG, GOOGL)

John Sciulli/Getty Images for Lyft Lyft just raised $1 billion in a funding round led by CapitalG, the investment arm of Alphabet, Google's parent company. Alphabet has forged a close re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017

Lyft gets $1 billion from Alphabet"s investment arm to take on Uber

In the game of ride-hailing musical chairs, Alphabet has switched from Uber to Lyft......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 19th, 2017

Lyft is now worth $11 billion — its founder reveals how he went from taking no salary for 3 years to running a giant startup

Samantha Lee/Business InsiderMike Blake/Reuters John Zimmer is the cofounder and president of the ride-hailing service Lyft. Lyft was founded in 2012 and has faced a fierce competitor in Uber since the beginning......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017

Alphabet leads Lyft"s latest $1 billion funding

Uber rival Lyft said on Thursday Capital G, the growth investment fund of Google parent company Alphabet Inc, led a $1 billion round of financing, boosting the valuation of the ride-hailing service to $11 billion......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 19th, 2017

How this company lets you earn anywhere, anytime, from any device

Today’s economy gives millions of people around the world the opportunity to create their own business to run in their way, as they want. Models like Uber, Lyft, Airbnb and others provide the ability to work when you want, where you want, and make.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017