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Consumer

Fake Chinese bank steals $32M from savers

Fake Chinese bank steals $32M from saversChinese savers were swindled out of $32 million they deposited at what they thought was a bank, but which turned out to be fake, according to news reports from eastern China.
  • Consumer
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Money

TurboTax 'messed up,' refunds customers

TurboTax 'messed up,' refunds customersTurboTax 'messed up,' refunds customers
  • Money
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Consumer

Local economist: enjoy low gas prices now

Local economist: enjoy low gas prices nowAfter a USA TODAY article published Tuesday warned of $5 a gallon gasoline in the next few years, a UNC-Charlotte economist said drivers shouldn't panic.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Consumer

15 things that will cost more in 2015

15 things that will cost more in 2015In my continued search to save you time and money, today 15 prices increases to plan for this year.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

States look at hiking gas tax as fuel prices plunge

States look at hiking gas tax as fuel prices plungeWith gas prices dipping to their lowest level in years, lawmakers in state capitals throughout the USA are increasingly open to the idea of raising fuel taxes to help rebuild crumbling roadways and bridges.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Consumer

Sell those unwanted gift cards

Sell those unwanted gift cardsIf you're like most people, you probably received a gift card or two on Christmas morning.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Traffic

Report finds bad SC roads cost drivers money

Report finds bad SC roads cost drivers moneyA new report says South Carolina roads need a lot of work.
  • Traffic
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

Publix issues recall on several ready-to-eat deli products

Publix issues recall on several ready-to-eat deli productsPublix issues recall on several ready-to-eat deli products
  • News
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Technology

Uber ordered to stop service in SC

Uber ordered to stop service in SCRide-sharing service Uber has been ordered to stop operating in South Carolina until it gets the proper certification by the state.
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks ago
Consumer

IKEA recalls infant crib mattresses due to entrapment risks

IKEA recalls infant crib mattresses due to entrapment risksIKEA is recalling a series of crib mattress that could entrap an infant. Already the company has received two reports of infants becoming entrapped between the mattress and an end of the crib. The children were removed without injury.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Business

Supplier abuse leads to Chipotle pork shortage; CLT affected

Supplier abuse leads to Chipotle pork shortage; CLT affectedConsumers in Charlotte may have to wait a while to get pork dishes at hundreds of Chipotle restaurants.
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

Boone PD warns of water department scam

Boone PD warns of water department scamBoone Police say there have been multiple reports over the last few days of someone calling residents claiming to be with the water company and demanding payment on delinquent accounts.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

Pizza Hut to sell gluten-free pizza

Pizza Hut to sell gluten-free pizzaPizza Hut is about to join the gluten-free brigade.
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Technology

Facebook to post Amber Alerts for missing children

Facebook to post Amber Alerts for missing childrenFacebook will tap its 185 million U.S. users to help find and return missing children with a new initiative to push Amber Alerts to its popular social media news feeds.
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Uber cutting prices in Charlotte

Uber cutting prices in CharlotteRide-sharing company Uber has announced price cuts in 48 U.S. cities, including Charlotte.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

Desire to unplug resonates in New Year

Desire to unplug resonates in New YearAs the clock struck midnight on New Year's Eve, Finn Kelly of San Francisco, 41, made a silent resolution. Having received an old-fashioned alarm clock for Christmas, he vowed to "not to have the cell phone in my room every night. ... I find that (it) gets in...
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

Cheap love: Dating on a dime

Cheap love: Dating on a dimeIn my continued search to save you time and money, today love comes cheap. It actually comes with a coupon. Whether you're looking to find that special someone, build a great friendship or make some relationship changes in your life, I have you covered.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

Ransomware is threatening your computer

Ransomware is threatening your computerLost in much of the discussion of the recent hacking of Sony was that in their initial communications, the hackers attempted to extort money from Sony in return for not making public the private data and e-mails stolen by the hackers. Sony refused and soon thereafter...
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Business

N.C. woman battles for the right to work while pregnant

N.C. woman battles for the right to work while pregnantJamie Cole says she never wanted to leave her job.
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

So-free-tas: Try tofu on Jan. 26, get free Chipotle

So-free-tas: Try tofu on Jan. 26, get free ChipotleSo-free-tas: Try tofu on Jan. 26, get free Chipotle
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

NC lotto tickets sold after top prizes are gone

NC lotto tickets sold after top prizes are goneYou're more likely to be struck by lightning than win the lottery - no doubt you've heard that before. But if you play the scratch offs, the odds are supposed to be a little better. It even says so on the ticket.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Consumer

New stores coming to Charlotte Premium Outlets

New stores coming to Charlotte Premium OutletsLevi's Outlet Store and Vera Bradley are just the latest stores coming to Charlotte Premium Outlet Center.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

Free app pays you cash for your groceries

Free app pays you cash for your groceriesFree app pays you cash for your groceries
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

AAA assisting drivers with car battery troubles

AAA assisting drivers with car battery troublesThese freezing temperatures are brutal on car batteries and the folks at AAA have been running nonstop to assist drivers.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks ago
Consumer

Experts predict when gas prices will go back up

Experts predict when gas prices will go back upGas prices continue to fall in the Charlotte area and across the country, but they could start inching up in a few months.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks ago
Business

New Publix eyes Harris Teeter shoppers in Mint Hill

New Publix eyes Harris Teeter shoppers in Mint HillPublix opens its seventh store in North Carolina Wednesday morning and has plans to open six more over the next year.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Meet the 2 new types of Girl Scout cookies

Meet the 2 new types of Girl Scout cookiesThe Girl Scouts will offer two new cookies this cookie season.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago