The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #02015

Submission Number:
02015
Commenter:
lo
State:
Texas
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
Fares have dropped so drastically over the last few years, so have the earnings for the drivers. You may remember Uber advertising on Facebook "Earn up to $90,000 a year driving for Uber!" Each month those ads continued but promised less and less as time went on. Now they say "Earn up to $12 an hour." Actually, the $12 an hour is before expenses. How much left after driver paying gas, insurance, repair, maintenance, car's tear and wear?