Which of the Covid-19 pandemic relief options for businesses is the best for independent contractors for gig economy apps like Grubhub, Uber Eats, Doordash, Postmates, Lyft, Instacard, etc.?
There really is no best. It depends on your situation and how this has impacted you.
When the government passed the CARES act, they introduced programs that can help individuals and businesses. Because the independent contractor is in a unique position, stuck somewhere between business owner and individual status, there are portions of both that can help the self employed contractor. There can also be some challenges.
We’ll look at each of the programs and see how the three different Covid-19 pandemic relief programs can help the independent contractor who contracts with gig economy companies like Doordash, Uber eats, Grubhub, Postmates, Lyft, Instacart and others.[Read more…] about EIDL vs PUA vs PPP: Understanding Covid-19 Pandemic Relief Options for Independent Contractors with Grubhub Doordash Postmates Uber Eats etc.