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Five ride apps for kids

Services like Kango, Zūm and HopSkipDrive can help put your mind at ease

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What parents need to know when using Uber and Lyft with children

Know the rules, and the law, to keep your kids safe

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The best vehicles to drive for Uber or Lyft might surprise you

Picking the right vehicle for ridesharing is your key to profit

Choosing the right tool for the job can be the difference in turning a profit.

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Lyft has completed 55,000 self-driving rides in Las Vegas

That makes it the largest commercial self-driving program in the U.S.

That makes it the largest commercial self-driving program in the U.S.

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Note to rideshare passengers: 4 stars is a kiss of death

Now, Lyft requires you to explain why you gave someone less than 4 stars

Now, Lyft requires you to explain why you gave someone less than 4 stars

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How to become an Uber or Lyft Driver

Here's how to sign up, and what's expected of you

Here's how to sign up, and what's expected of you.

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Uber drivers are contractors, not employees, U.S. labor board says

No federal protections for unionizing

No federal protections for unionizing.

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How to deal with problem rideshare customers

First and foremost, be proactive

First and foremost, be proactive.

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What's behind Lyft’s failure to rise

Lyft's stock hasn't taken off after its IPO. Here's what the analysts have to say

Lyft's stock hasn't taken off after its IPO. Here's what the analysts have to say.

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Lyft offers free bikeshare trips on Earth Day

You’ll need your network's app and the promo code EARTHDAY19

You'll need your network's app and the promo code EARTHDAY19.

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Turo and Hyrecar: What to know before you share your car

You get income and tax deductions, but run certain risks

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Pros and cons of working in the gig economy

Whether giving rides, delivering food or doing odd jobs, here's what you should know

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The Green New Deal: What it would mean for transportation

The big question: How would we pay for it?

The big question: How would we pay for it?

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Alternatives to driving for Uber or Lyft

Here are some other gig opportunities

This article was written for Autoblog by our friends at Ridester, a terrific resource dedicated to helping rideshare drivers maximize their potential, as well as providing news, information and money-saving promotions for drivers, riders and other participants in the bourgeoning gig economy. A few years ago, if you were looking for alternatives to driving for Uber but didn't

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Lyft Shared Saver and Uber Express Pool: Sharing is caring (and saving)

Cheaper fares, happier drivers, a little good-for-you walking. What’s not to like?

Cheaper fares, happier drivers, a little good-for-you walking. What's not to like?

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Daimler and BMW invest $1.1 billion in urban mobility services

They'll be unifying their mobility units under the agreement

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Uber posts $50 billion in annual bookings as profit remains elusive ahead of IPO

Revenue was up 43 percent from the prior year

Revenue was up 43 percent from the prior year.

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