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Carpool competition means staying afloat with shared rides.

Carpool Competition: Things are getting interesting in NYC

The morning commute is prime for commuters to find a quick and accessible ride, for cheap.  Most, if not all, rideshare apps offer a carpooling service to specifically target this niche service.  Which means the carpool competition in NYC is becoming stiffer. 

So, to get drivers on board with driving carpool rides, transportation network companies (TNCs) have typically offered big incentives to us. This post dives into which apps’ services are better (for both drivers and passengers), and why.  Specifically, I’m examining some new promotions being offered to drivers as carpool competition continues to result in lucrative incentives.  And the downsides of committing to doing carpool trips. Read more