Wells Fargo to lay off nearly 300 in Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Wells Fargo announced Wednesday that it is laying off 284 employees in Charlotte according to WSOC.

A bank representative said consumer demand for mortgage refinancing has decreased since 2012.

The company will provide all affected employees with a 60-day notice effective Wednesday.

The company representative told WSOC the company will work to identify other opportunities for the employees within Wells Fargo or support them as they move on in their careers.

Source: WSOC