The tragic events in Miami surrounding the collapse of the Champlain Towers South building have spurred many people to donate funds to those struck by the disaster. Unfortunately, reports have surfaced of donors being scammed through fraudulent sites.
If you want to donate, be mindful of the following to avoid being victimized: Fake charities can look real, with scammers choosing a name similar to a legit charity’s name, complete with an authentic-looking logo. Make sure you give by check or directly online to reputable, established organizations; don’t use a peer-to-peer app (like Venmo) to donate. To give online, go directly to the organization’s site by typing its address into your browser. Type carefully to avoid falling victim to