Rider Newsletter

  1. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! 

    Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  Whether you’re celebrating with friends, enjoying Irish food and drink, or just taking in the festivities, we hope you have a safe and happy St. Patrick’s Day. If you’re planning on booking Empower to get around, don’t forget to wear green! Rider tip: Tipping Drivers  Riders have 30 minutes to tip and rate drivers in the […]

  2. Recognizing Black History Month

    This February, we celebrate Black History Month by acknowledging the invaluable contributions of Black individuals to our society and recognizing the cultural heritage that continues to shape and enrich our community. While we celebrate these achievements, we are also mindful of the ongoing challenges and injustices faced by the Black community. During this month, we […]

  3. January Rider Raffles & More!

    Happy New Year! On behalf of all drivers who use Empower to run their own business, thank you for your support. Over 150,000 riders like you have helped over 10,000 drivers to grow their own business and earn a sustainable living. We look forward to continuing to grow Empower in 2023 so that even more […]

  4. Support local drivers this holiday season & save 10-20%!

    Happy Holidays! The team at Empower wishes you and your loved ones a safe and happy holiday season! Whether you’re visiting friends and family nearby or traveling to and from the airport, enjoy lower fares and help local drivers pursue the American Dream of running and growing their own business by using Empower to book your rides! Empower is available […]

  5. Front passenger seats now available for riders!

    Front passenger seats now available: Effective immediately all Everyday/Premium vehicles can accommodate up to 4 riders and all Everyday XL/Premium XL vehicles can accommodate up to 6 riders. Favorite drivers: Riders have the ability to save a driver as a ‘Favorite Driver’ once a ride is completed. You can then request that you only be matched with […]

  6. Riders have booked over 2,000,000 rides through Empower!

    Riders have booked over 2,000,000 rides!  When you use Uber or Lyft, hard-working drivers only receive about 60% of the fare, but with Empower they get 100% of the fare! On behalf of all drivers, thank you for your support! Tipping drivers: Riders have 30 minutes to tip and rate drivers in the app after a ride is […]