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When solicitors call, charities receive just a fraction of donations

Of nearly $6 million raised by a professional fundraiser on behalf of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Fraternal Order of Police since 2003, the FOP collected $1.5 million. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charities in the Carolinas are making money when they hire professional fundraisers to solicit on their behalf, but millions of dollars in donations never make it to the intended organizations and donors are likely unaware.…
Business

'Probably not something we're going to see anytime soon': Remote workers cling to flexible schedule as offices reopen

With kids back in school, many employers want to get workers back in the office. But with remote work being efficient and convenient, employees say not so fast. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — With kids now back in school, some employers are expecting to see more of their parents back in the office, but some workers are saying not so fast, having grown very comfortable working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. …
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Call Your Creditors and Save Now

By Marsha Barnes Have you ever been fed up with the bills that you pay monthly? You’re unaware of how much you pay over each month, why you’re paying it, what fees are being added and whose to blame for the light bill being so high (…cut those lights off).…