Make Sure Your Donations Count! FTC Warns About Scams to Help Victims Including Washington State Mudslide Victims

Helping victims of the Washington State mudslide — Make sure your donations count When disaster strikes, you can be sure that scam artists will be close behind. The latest example is the massive mudslide in Oso, Washington.

The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, and Bob Ferguson, Washington State Attorney General, urge […]

FTC: How to Help Victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines

How to Help Victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines

The FTC provided the following information regarding charity to the Philippines and charity scams to be aware of. The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has left many people asking how they can help.

If you’re looking for a way to […]

AG Kamala D. Harris Warns of Charity Scams

The California Attorney General’s Office made the following announcement today.

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Encourages Donations to Japanese Relief Efforts But Warns of Charity Scams

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today encouraged Californians to make charitable donations to help victims of the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan but warned citizens to beware of […]