1. Better to carry where ever it is legal than not at all.
2. Show the politicians, and statisticians that you are exercising your right to carry as prescribed by the law. The more law abiding citizens that have CCW permits, the less likely anti-gun politicians are to say the law is unnecessary.
3. 31 other states will honor your NC permit.
Cheapshooter's rules of gun ownership #1: NEVER SELL OR TRADE ANYTHING!