Disaster Relief Scams: Don’t Become a Victim Yourself

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Disaster Relief Scams are on the rise as of late due in part to recent tragedies in the world, such as the typhoon in Philippines and tsunami in Japan. These tragic events bring about two types of people: those who want to donate and help, and those who are looking to exploit the tragedy for [...]

Fundraising Scam!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Every so often, a horrible natural disaster occurs. Within the last 10 years you have had Hurricane Katrina, the Earthquakes in Japan and Haiti, and the Tsunami in Asia. Now, when one of these cataclysmic events occur, of course there will be legitimate people trying to raise money for these causes. Contrary to popular belief, [...]

Charity Scams

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

As the title suggests, there are people in this world that will scam others out of their hard-earned money using the guise of being a charity.  When a tragedy happens we hate to see people suffer and we open up our wallets to those in need.  But we cannot always be sure of where that [...]