Uber usage soars among business travelers

April 7, 2015 4:07 AM

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Uber usage soars among business travelers

Despite its fair share of bad publicity and bans by several European countries, the number of American business people expensing trips in Uber cars has tripled over the last year.

Some 29% of car expenses in the first quarter of 2015 were for the car service Uber versus 9% a year ago, according to a survey of 7.5 million online expenses by Certify, an online travel and expense-management company. Taxis accounted for 35% of those expenses in the first quarter, down from 52% fo...

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