Woah…awesome news coming from Lyft: If you become a new Lyft driver in Boston you can get a $250 signing bonus! Here’s the catch: You have to sign up through me by clicking on my link, and you have to complete 20 rides within 30 days of being activated. A pretty easy $250!
It’s not hard at all — most drivers working weekends finish 20 rides in two days, so if you apply now, get all your stuff in order, and get on the road, you can be a working Lyft driver with $250 extra dollars in your pocket within a week or two.
Use this link to apply to drive for Lyft in Boston to be eligible for a $250 signing bonus!
The only requirements to drive for Lyft: You must be 21 years old, you must own your own car, you need in-state auto insurance and an in-state drivers license. Not sure if you meet all of the requirements? Apply anyways and let Lyft help you. The application only takes a minute or two and a lyft rep can clear up the details.
What’s it like driving for Lyft in Boston?
Boston is a major market for Lyft because of its large population, huge tourist draw, and busy commute hours. If you drive smart in Boston — on weekends, during rush hour, at big events — it should be easy to make $25+ per hour.
If you drive smart in Boston — it should be easy to make $25+ per hour.
Here’s where riders can request a ride within Boston, and here’s where you should wait for riders:
As you can see, Lyft covers a massive region. You can choose to drive anywhere within that box, but you’d be smartest to drive inside the pink circles — those are areas that get the most Lyft requests, and are most likely to give you Prime Time Tips.
The fine print: Rules, eligibility, etc
To be eligible for the signing bonus, you have to be referred to drive for Lyft by a Lyft driver. That’s me! I’m a working Lyft driver and if you apply to drive for Lyft in Boston by clicking my link, you’re eligible for the signing bonus.
To earn the bonus, complete 20 rides in 30 days. As soon as you complete your 20th ride, you’ll receive an email from Lyft notifying you that you’ve earned the bonus and that the money will appear in your next daily driver summary.
Note: Lyft can change the signing bonus at any time. The signing bonus for Boston is currently in effect but Lyft may choose to change the bonus in the future.