GREENSBORO, N.C. - The clock is ticking on tax free weekend. North Carolina isn't having a free weekend, so if you want it, you'll to drive to South Carolina this weekend.
2 Wants To Know is it worth it to make the two hour drive? How much will you have to spend to actually save any money? So let's do the math.
Say your gas only costs you $40 round trip. Their sales tax is seven cents on every dollar.
So divide 40 by .07. You'd have to spend over $571 dollars just to break even. And that doesn't even include wear and tear on your car - or meals you might buy while on the road.