• RIP Medical Debt, Action 9: Help wipe away doctor bills by donating on Amazon Prime Day

    By: Jason Stoogenke

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Monday kicks off Amazon's annual Amazon Prime Day. 

    The one-day sale begins at 3 p.m. Eastern time and will continue for the following 36 hours. 

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    If you want, your purchase on Amazon Prime Day can help a charity Action 9 is partnering with to help wipe away $1 million worth of medical debt in the Charlotte area. 

    The charity is called RIP Medical Debt. 

    [RELATED: Action 9 helps to wipe away $1 million of viewers' medical debt] 

    You will want to sign in to "Amazon Smile." 

    Then, search "RIP Medical Debt." 

    Finally, you shop. You will find the same prices, but a portion of your purchase will go toward this charity. Amazon will donate half a percent of your purchase to RIP Medical Debt. 

    Action 9 is working with RIP to wipe away $1 million worth of medical debt in the Charlotte area. 

    If you receive a yellow envelope in the mail, this means some of your doctor bills are going to be erased. 

    Action 9 is not picking patients and we do not know who you are, but if you receive a yellow envelope, do not throw it away. It is not a scam! 

    Please contact us - we would love to hear the good news! 

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