Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Helping Colorado Flood Victims

"In the wake of the flooding in Colorado, the Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, urges people to be wary of charity scams.

If you’re looking for a way to give, do some research to ensure that your donation will go to a reputable organization.  Urgent appeals that you get in person, by phone or mail, by e-mail, on websites, or on social networking sites may not be on the up-and-up. Unfortunately, legitimate charities face competition from fraudsters who either solicit for bogus charities or aren't entirely honest about how a so-called charity will use your contribution..."
Colorado Flood

No comments: