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Should I form an LLC to deliver Doordash, Grubhub, Uber Eats, Instacart or other gig work?

What’s the best way to structure your delivery business? Should you form an LLC or incorporate, or is it better to remain a sole proprietor as an independent contractor for Doordash, Uber Eats, Instacart, Grubhub or other delivery gigs? Do you need to form an LLC as a delivery contractor with gig companies like Doordash, …

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Uber Eats buying Postmates, Grubhub Tanking, Doordash going Public, Oh My!

Uber Eats has completed their takeover of Postmates. The deal is closed. Grubhub seems to be floundering. What’s up with that? Doordash is going through with their IPO. What does all of this mean for those of us who deliver as contractors for these gig economy deliver companies? We’re in that lull right now between …

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Can a newcomer disrupt the food delivery market?

Lyft has been making noise about getting into the delivery market. They started with a partnership with Grubhub. And they’re thinking they want to start their own service. Last week we had Bob McNulty from TripDelivers. TripDelivers just launched in Nashville, with plans to launch in other markets around the country. In the interview, Bob …

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Legally protect yourself and your business, with Bryant Greenling of LegalRideshare.com

Bryant Greenling, founder of LegalRideshare.com, joins us this week to talk about the ways we can protect ourselves and our businesses as independent contractors. LegalRideshare was the first law firm to work exclusively with rideshare and gig economy contractors. LegalRideshare specializes in injury and accident claims for independent contractors. They also have partnered with Kover.AI …

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The EntreCourier’s Seven Rules to make Bookkeeping for Independent Contractors Easier

What is the best way to track your expenses and do your bookkeeping as a contractor for Doordash, Grubhub, Uber Eats and other gig companies? As we get into the last quarter of the year, some of you are starting to think about things like taxes and all that. Do you know how good that …

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Is GoDaddy Bookkeeping a Good Alternative to Quickbooks Self Employed for Doordash, Uber Eats, Grubhub, Lyft Independent Contractors?

You’re thinking of stepping up your bookkeeping game with a software program as an independent contractor for gig companies like Grubhub, Doordasy, Uber Eats, Lyft and others, you’re wondering about if there’s a good alternative to Quickbooks Self Employed, and then you found the Godaddy Bookkeeping program. Is it a good alternative? Is it a …

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Contract Violations, Fraudulent Activity Deactivations, Doordash, Grubhub and Uber Eats Cracking Down.

What’s going on with all this activation talk lately? What’s up with all this cracking down on contractors lately by Grubhub, Doordash, Uber Eats and maybe others? And how can you avoid being deactivated? Spend much time lately in Reddit or Facebook groups for drivers and you see people left and right who are being …

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7 Steps to Decide: Should I Quit My Job and Go Full Time Delivering for Doordash Grubhub Uber Eats etc.?

You picked up Dashing for Doordash, or delivery for Grubhub, Uber Eats or others as a side hustle, and you’ve been amazed at how well it pays. In fact, it’s paying better than your regular job. So much better in fact, that you’re wondering, does it make sense to go all in on this? Would …

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How Do I Verify My Income from Doordash Uber Eats Grubhub Lyft etc. for Car Loans, Apartment Leases or Mortgage?

Three Steps to Understanding How to Verify Your Income as a Gig Economy Contractor There are no paystubs when you are a self employed contractor for Grubhub, Uber Eats, Postmates, Doordash, Lyft, Instacart or other gig economy apps, so how do I verify my income if I want to rent an apartment, get a car …

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Review: Can QuickBooks Self Employed help contractors for Grubhub Doordash Postmates Uber Eats?

It should be obvious by now that you’ve got to keep good records in the gig economy, but is Quickbooks Self Employed the best option for the Grubhub, Doordash, Uber Eats contractors? We’ll take a look at the pros and cons of this program. You may have finished wrestling with 2019 taxes, thanks to the …

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How to Save on Gas When Delivering for Doordash Uber Eats Grubhub Postmates etc.

Who needed to save gas delivering for Grubhub, Doordash, Uber Eats, Postmates and others when it was so cheap??? If there was anything wonderful about the whole stay at home ordeal, it was that gas prices bottomed out to next to nothing for awhile. I heard some say that it was kind of like a …

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Who is the Best Delivery App to Start With? Grubhub, Postmates, Doordash or Uber Eats?

Say you’re ready to dip your toe into being a delivery driver. You want to make some extra money. Maybe you’re in the middle of a job hunt and you need to make some money on the side. A good number of you reading this have already started delivering. How does this help you? If …

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What is the actual cost of driving your car for Grubhub, Doordash, Postmates, Uber Eats?

The example of my 1998 Buick illustrates the actual cost of driving your car for Grubhub, Doordash, Postmates, Uber Eats and other gigs. The Buick is gone. Long live the Buick. There are some cars you are happy to get rid of, and some that watching it drive away with its new owner just kinda …

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How Have Doordash, Grubhub and Uber Eats Been as Companies Since the Pandemic Started?

If you’ve followed me closely, you know I can kinda geek out at times about just the talk about business models. How companies do things is fascinating to me. I’ve written at times about things like cloud kitchens, and my ideas for how you could change things up in the delivery industry. I don’t want …

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