College kids earning their keep

By Kristen Hampton - bio l email

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - When Ryan Pearce and his college buddies noticed college kids having a tough time finding jobs, they got an idea.

"College Kids Working" is the brainchild of a recession and 3 kids with their heads on straight.

Pearce and his partner operate the lawncare and landscape company that only employs kids in college.

It's a company where kids can earn their own paycheck to either pay for school or pay the bills.

Taking some of the pressure off Mom and Dad is another bonus to the business. The company works all over the Charlotte area.

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