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Consumer

Should you drive out of your way to get cheap SC gas?

Should you drive out of your way to get cheap SC gas?NBC Charlotte's Jeremy Markovich takes a look into how much dinero you actually save by crossing the border for fuel.
  • Consumer
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Consumer

How much will you spend on Halloween?

How much will you spend on Halloween?Halloween is the fastest growing consumer holiday, and it's predicted Americans will set a record this year.
  • Consumer
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Money

Charlotte's new soccer team ready to drop millions on stadium

Charlotte's new soccer team ready to drop millions on stadiumOfficials with Charlotte's new soccer team say the team is willing to spend up to $2 million on field upgrades to Memorial Stadium so it can play there starting next year.
  • Money
  • 5 days ago
Consumer

Chrysler recalls 349K cars to fix ignition switches

Chrysler recalls 349K cars to fix ignition switchesChrysler Group has ordered a recall of 349,442 cars and SUVs from the 2008 model year to fix faulty ignition switches that can move out of position and potentially could lead to the engine shutting off while driving and air bags not functioning.
  • Consumer
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Consumer

'Chip & pin' to replace 'swipe & sign'

'Chip & pin' to replace 'swipe & sign'In the wake of the numerous data breaches, U.S. retailers are moving forward with plans to upgrade credit card security systems.
  • Consumer
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Business

Carolina Jimmy John's stores hit in data breach

Carolina Jimmy John's stores hit in data breachIn a press release posted to their website Wednesday, Jimmy John's states that they learned of the incident on July 30th and hired an outside forensic data contractor to assist in their investigation.
  • Business
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Politics

McCrory, Foxx weigh in on Charlotte airport battle

McCrory, Foxx weigh in on Charlotte airport battleNorth Carolina Governor Pat McCrory says he's willing to help resolve the ongoing battle over control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
  • Politics
  • 6 days ago
Consumer

Apple yanks iOS 8 update after series of snafus

Apple yanks iOS 8 update after series of snafusApple pulled its iOS 8.0.1 update shortly after releasing it following reports that it affected users' cellular service and access to the Touch ID fingerprint scanner.
  • Consumer
  • 6 days ago
Business

Plans for amateur sports complex in Charlotte 'on track'

Plans for amateur sports complex in Charlotte 'on track'The group that wants to build an amateur sports complex next to Bojangles Coliseum says the project is not on hold and they hope to have everything finished and approved by the end of the year.
  • Business
  • 6 days ago
Business

Siemens makes record donation to CPCC

Siemens makes record donation to CPCCA major announcement came Wednesday to help get trained workers in our area.
  • Business
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Business

Company bringing 380 jobs to Mooresville

Company bringing 380 jobs to MooresvilleNearly 400 jobs are coming to Mooresville through the pest-control solutions company "Earth-Kind".
  • Business
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Business

Krispy Kreme shows off 2,400-doughnut box

Krispy Kreme shows off 2,400-doughnut boxKrispy Kreme shows off 2,400-doughnut box
  • Business
  • 1 week ago
Business

How has the Charlotte Premium Outlets affected residents?

How has the Charlotte Premium Outlets affected residents?he two month anniversary of Charlotte Premium Outlets opening in the Steele Creek area has neighbors offering different opinions about the impact of the mall on their neighborhoods, particularly when it comes to traffic.
  • Business
  • 1 week ago
Business

Direct flights needed to Asia, says Commerce Chief

Direct flights needed to Asia, says Commerce ChiefDecker met with Japanese automotive and aviation leaders during her trip, hoping to attract a major manufacturing plant. Similar plants often generate 3-5,000 jobs, plus create surrounding support businesses.
  • Business
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Plaza Midwood

Money magazine calls Charlotte 'Best Big Bargain City'

Money magazine calls Charlotte 'Best Big Bargain City'We all love a good bargain. Well how about learning that where we live is the top bargain in the country? Money Magazine says so.
  • Plaza Midwood
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Technology

Weekend iPhone sales top 10 million

Weekend iPhone sales top 10 millionWeekend iPhone sales top 10 million
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Technology

Millions snap up iPhone 6 on opening weekend

Millions snap up iPhone 6 on opening weekendMillions snap up iPhone 6 on opening weekend
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Consumer

Tax refunds will be cut for ACA recipients

Tax refunds will be cut for ACA recipientsA significant benefit of the Affordable Care Act is the opportunity to receive money-saving tax credits up front to cut the overall cost of health insurance, but now hundreds of thousands of consumers could owe back some of that money next April.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Business

Pabst Blue Ribbon sold to Russian company

Pabst Blue Ribbon sold to Russian companyPabst Blue Ribbon — a sub-premium beer brand that embraced savvy marketing to stay relevant in a craft beer age — has been sold, along with its parent, Pabst Brewing Co., to Russian company Oasis Beverages.
  • Business
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs

Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVsChrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Top 5 money problems Americans face

Top 5 money problems Americans faceMost of us are no strangers to financial issues. You may have heard about the groundbreaking AP research from last year, which found that 4 out of 5 American adults are faced with economic insecurity at some point during their lives.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Five ways to have a richer, fuller retirement

Five ways to have a richer, fuller retirementWith a little effort, retirement could be a lot better for a large number of people, says certified financial planner Marc Freedman, the author of the new book Retiring for the Genius and CEO of Freedman Financial in Peabody, Mass.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Money

What is Cabarrus County doing right?

What is Cabarrus County doing right?Concord Mayor Scott Padgett says the airport is one of the major successes in Cabarrus.
  • Money
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

5 Facebook settings to change now

5 Facebook settings to change now5 Facebook settings to change now
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
News

JetBlue plane lands safely after cabin fills with smoke

JetBlue plane lands safely after cabin fills with smokeJetBlue plane lands safely after cabin fills with smoke
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Money

Fed signals intent to continue low rates

Fed signals intent to continue low ratesThe Federal Reserve reassured financial markets Wednesday that a key interest rate will stay near zero for "a considerable time" after its bond purchases end next month, deferring for now a clear signal on how it will begin to shift away from low-rate...
  • Money
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Local

Family Dollar's board rejects Dollar General's offer

Family Dollar's board rejects Dollar General's offerFamily Dollar's board rejects Dollar General's offer
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago