Yesterday it was announced that Uber is officially in business in Shreveport starting today! If you missed the news, check out the story in the button below.

This is a great opportunity for having safe rides for everyone who needs one in the area, but also this is a great opportunity to make some money. Have you thought about being an Uber driver?

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According to the Uber Official website,

Well here is how to become an Uber driver if you are contemplating the idea.

Step 1: Sign Up on their website.

Step 2: Make sure you fit the requirements.

Which are: You must be 21 years of age and have a vehicle that meets the following requirements: 2000 or newer, 4 doors, not salvaged.

Step 3: Background Check

Step 4: Upload a photo of your ID

Step 5: Confirm registration information for your vehicle

Step 6: Provide additional information for Shreveport

If this is something you are very interested in you should check out more information here.