Increased popularity for ride-sharing and ride-hailing apps has exploded in the last year, allowing part-time drivers to earn as much as or more than professional taxi drivers. As a driver, you simply sign up with a ride company you like and use your personal vehicle to give customers a ride. But how does this affect your personal auto insurance policy? Are you even covered? Here's what you need to know about insurance if your drive for Uber, Lyft, or other ride app companies.