Ridesharing users reflect on convenience, costliness

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

Rideshare company Uber lowered its prices for the San Francisco Bay Area earlier this week. Prices dropped from 10 to 75 percent, depending on the type of Uber service, to attempt to increase the demand of requested rides.

Anyone with the Uber app can request a driver to pick them up from and drop them off at a specific location. Math teacher Jordan Lewis, junior Hailey Long and sophomore Olivia Matthes share why they use Uber: