If you are interested in finding a way to earn extra money with a side hustle, maybe it’s time you checked out Uber. Uber is famously known for offering the ultimate side hustle for those who are wanting to make extra cash by turning your car into a personal taxi. However, did you know that one driver made $90,000? Joseph Ziyaee did just this in 6 months time.
Joseph Ziyaee is a Uber driver who gave barely any rides, yet still managed to bring in an astonishing $90,000 in 6 months using Uber’s referral bonus according to Business Insider. Yes, he made most of his money referring others to Uber. Joseph actually suffered an injury that prevented him from driving as much on Uber as he wanted. He turned to the referral bonus as a way to make up the difference.
Joseph began sharing his experience with Uber with friends, people on social media, and new contacts that he met. He set himself up to be a representative for Uber by giving his phone number to anyone interested. Using his referral code, he assisted others through the sign up process and gave them insights on how to be successful with Uber.
The bonuses paid off for Joseph as he made $90,000 in a 6 month period doing very little driving. The referral bonus offered by Uber does vary from city to city. It depends on the area you are in and the need for drivers.
If you are interested in checking out Uber and making cash through driving and referrals like Joseph, check out the Uber web site here.