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Protecting Yourself Against Fraudulent Charitable Donations

In this consumer alert we will discuss Fraudulent Charitable Donations and the different ways you can protect yourself from being taken by scams and con artists. Have you ever wondered where the money you donate actually goes, or what it is really used for? Well, here are some facts that may surprise you. Many Charities contribute far less than 50% of the money they receive to actual charitable purposes. In fact, some only contribute less than 10%. The balance of Read More...

Credit Repair Scams

In this consumer alert we will discuss Credit Repair Scams and the different ways you can protect yourself from being taken by con artists. If you are looking for a way out of your bad credit problems, companies claiming that they can repair or hide your unfavorable credit information may sound appealing. Credit repair companies typically charge from $50 and up, but often do very little or nothing to repair your credit history. If you are considering taking steps to Read More...

How to Ensure Child Safety

In this consumer alert we will discuss Child Safety issues and the different ways you can protect your child from danger. For this week’s article I went to the Internet for my inspiration. Frankly I was very surprised at the number of consumer product safety recalls found at this web site. I downloaded a summary of over 127 recalled toys and over 300 infant/child products. I originally thought there would be only a few, but what a surprise to find Read More...
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