Uber In Lansing Will Make You BIG Mad This Week
Your Uber has arrived.
So has the increase for your ride.
Wait, we're sorry. We meant for your ride and your food.
Get big mad for a big price increase and it's gonna be around for a minute.
The cost of everything is going up. Maybe you've heard the price of gas had a slight increase.
I know inflation, Ukraine, and any and every other excuse you can throw in there. But come on man. Go slow. Ease into it.
That's a hasty .36 cents jump. In a matter of hours.
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That price bump at the pump is now affecting everything else. Including your rides from Uber and even Uber Eats.
The price for an Uber ride is going up soon. Starting
nextTHIS week Uber will be adding a fuel surcharge for every ride and delivery.
Uber is charging an extra 55 cents on rides and 45 cents on deliveries to help cover the gas. (WILX)
If it makes you feel any better, it won't last forever. Just a few months. Until they see how long this gas thing is going to last and they figure some other things out.
The extra charge will be added to rides starting Wednesday.
Uber said it will re-evaluate the surcharge in 60 days. (WILX)
Now you have to decide if it'll be cheaper to drive and go get your own food.
And honestly, will this be enough for you to stop using the service or will you just roll with the punches and keep on paying for the convenience?
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