Here are some guidelines from the FTC when dealing with a possible scammer on the phone. My advice is to just hang up or not even take the call.
It is very difficult to talk about money two days before Christmas but I am going to try.
There are more than 600,000 public charities all wanting our support. When you decide to support a charity, look beyond the razzle-dazzle.
Martha Coakley is strengthening efforts to oversee public charities after a dispute with Massachusetts’ four largest nonprofit health insurers over payments to board members.
This time of year, everyone wants your money.
You see them at busy intersections, rattling cans and asking for money. Not homeless panhandlers, but people who say they’re collecting for charities….
Jonathan talks about low stock volume. And, he talks about new car buying. Smart money tip: increase charitable contributions.
In part 3 Sir Richard Branson discusses some of his efforts in South Africa, such as, The Elders and the School of Entrepreneurship. As well as Virgin Unite which aims on getting Virgin employees to contribute to charities.