Uber Glitch Leaves Drivers Unpaid, Frustrated

Uber Glitch Leaves Drivers Unpaid, Frustrated Photo: AP photo

September 15, 2018 09:10 PM

Drivers for the ride-hailing company Uber are frustrated over a glitch that is keeping them from being paid immediately.

Advertisement

The Mercury News of San Jose reports San Francisco-based Uber was still working on Saturday to fix a problem that was reported Friday.

RELATED: At Least 18 Citations Issued During Uber, Lyft Permit Check at MSP Airport 

An Uber spokesperson said the company has identified an issue with its "Instant Pay" feature and that drivers will be paid. Instant Pay allows drivers to be paid immediately for rides.

The news organization reports the Uber spokesperson declined further comment. It's not known what caused the issue, when it began or how many drivers were affected.

Meanwhile, frustrated and angry drivers are taking to social media, saying that they don't like working for free or that they need the instant payouts for gas.


 

Credits

The Associated Press

(Copyright 2018 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement

Patterson who kidnapped Jayme Closs, killed her parents to be sentenced

Flashback Friday: Bob Dylan was born in Duluth 78 years ago

Wisconsin-River Falls community remembers student who died while climbing in Colorado

Child who survived Mall of America fall undergoing further procedures

HHS rolls back protections for transgender people

Minnesota special session could last at least 3 days

Advertisement