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Money Clip - A Cash & Carry Career: A cash-and-carry career.

Money Clip - A Cash & Carry Career: A cash-and-carry career.

Last summer I had the good fortune to play Diamond Creek Golf Club in the hilly countryside of western North Carolina. Our threesome rode in two carts that day as caddie Matt Gallant ran from player to player lining up shots, delivering yardages, toweling off muddy golf balls, cleaning clubs, raking bunkers, reading putts and lifting our spirits when necessary. His fee was $25 a bag plus tip. We paid him $160 for the group. The experience got me thinking about caddie finances. A $160 payoff for four and a half hours' work seems like pretty good money, even with all the hustling up and down those fairways. But what kind of a living, I wondered, are full-time caddies like Gallant really making? Here's what I found: In the summer, caddies at a high-end club like this one work five or six rounds a week, earning $3,000 to $4,000 a month, depending on experience. There are often...

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