Uber Launches Yacht Service for Art Basel in Miami

Uber can be a great mode of transportation, especially in cities you’re visiting. The company is constantly adding new cities, offering neat opportunities for users, letting users check their rating instantly and introducing new ways to get around — including by yacht. Those who’ve traveled to Miami before know that the traffic can be almost unbearable. Add…

How To Check Your Uber Rating

Now available in 67 countries around the world, Uber is one of the most useful tools for travelers. As the app continues to expand to new cities, there are an increasing number of places for users to maximize their points earnings with a credit card using the ride-sharing app. Anyone who has used the service knows that upon exiting…

10 Essential Apps to Help You Survive Holiday Travel

The holidays are almost upon us, and while it’s wonderful to spend these special moments with friends and family, traveling on these peak dates can often be a nightmare of delays, crowds, lines and bad moods. In order to help you stay sane out there, TPG Contributor Lori Zaino pulled together a list of some…

5 Best Credit Cards for Uber and Lyft

On-demand ride services such as Uber and Lyft make transportation easier both at home and abroad. To help you maximize your spending with these two companies, TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Nick Ewen walks you through the top-five cards to use. Whether you’re a fan of it or not, there’s no denying that the sharing…

Uber Customers Can Save up to $150 on China Airlines Flights from SFO

If you’re an Uber user and plan on flying out of San Francisco (SFO) to Southeast Asia, this deal is tailor-made for you. Uber has partnered with SkyTeam member China Airlines to offer exclusive discounts on fares from San Francisco to many Southeast Asian destinations (including India). For a limited time, travelers can get $150 off a business…

Buckle Up: Uber Has Arrived in Las Vegas

Las Vegas locals and tourists alike can now rejoice, as Uber is up and running in Sin City. Users will only have access to uberX, which is one of Uber’s lower-cost options. The ride-sharing service is currently operating in the following Nevada areas: Henderson, Las Vegas and Reno, with the exception of McCarran International Airport (pickups still…

$50 Uber Rebate for Amex Business Cardholders

We’ve seen several Uber promos that give users some extra incentive to use the service, from a partnership with SPG to free Rolls Royce rides to sizable discounts via Capital One. Now Uber has partnered up with Amex to offer up to a $50 rebate on employee rides. (This offer has actually been available for a couple of weeks now,…

Free Ice Cream for Capital One Customers Today

Starting today Uber is offering perhaps its most delicious promotion yet: Uber will serve ice cream on-demand to its customers in more than 100 cities, and for all you Capital One cardholders good news — your ice cream is free.Details:  1. Open the Uber app between 11am and 5pm ET on Friday, July 24. 2. Select…

LAX Has Agreed to Allow UberX and Lyft to Pick-Up

Great news for anyone landing in LAX and who could use a ride to their destination. According to Los Angeles Times, L.A. officials recently voted to allow car services such as Uber and Lyft to pick up passengers at LAX. This can really improve the airports traffic congestion as LAX will be the largest airport…