Uber has somewhat taken the world by storm and the American online transportation company does not only offer more affordable and convenient rides for passenger, it also gives opportunity to so many car owners to be able to earn some extra income by becoming a driver.
For anyone who wishes to use this ridesharing service as a passenger, the sign up process is very easy using the Uber app. The app is easily downloadable to any smartphone or mobile device powered by either the Android or iOS mobile operating systems. Once the app is installed, the user needs to create a new account.
But if you want to know how to be an Uber driver, you’ll have to first go to the company’s official website, sign up, and then wait for the verification process to finish.
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To become an Uber passenger, you first must download the free app to your device, as mentioned earlier. It’s not really difficult to download and install, but if you don’t know how to begin, search the steps online. Registration then follows after installation, wherein you will be prompted to enter personal information including your complete name, email address, phone number, and password. After the information is entered, you will also be required to enter payment information and this could either be through PayPal or credit card.
When you’re done with the registration, it’s time to start booking a ride using Uber services. Booking a ride is very easy as you only need to open the Uber app and then set your current location for you to be picked up.
Becoming a Driver
How about the process in signing up as an Uber driver? First things first, you need to locate and go to the official website of Uber to begin the process, but make sure you open it on a web browser and not the Uber smartphone app. Look for that specific button that says “Become a Driver. This can be found at the top right corner of the screen. Nonetheless, don’t bother to register as an Uber driver if you don’t have a valid driver’s license, insurance, and if you’re under 21. Of course, you need a car that’s legally registered. Likewise, there will be documents that Uber will need you to furnish, so make sure you already have them handy before you begin the process of registering. After entering all the necessary details, including your personal information and your car’s information, you need to have to car inspected. Although there are still a few steps that will follow, you can now think about beginning your journey as an Uber driver.