INDIANA (WEHT) – Attorney General Todd Rokita is warning Indiana residents to be aware of the types of charities that could possibly be scams.
Rokita says that the best course of action to take at this time is to do careful research before donating to charities in case these charities are illegitimate or Hoosiers risk having their contributions put towards things they disapprove of.
“There is something distinctly repulsive about fraudsters who scheme to take advantage of Hoosiers’ good-hearted generosity,” Attorney General Rokita said. “Everyone should endeavor to help less fortunate neighbors and give to worthy causes. As we do that, though, we should take steps to ensure we’re not padding swindlers’ pockets rather than truly helping the needy.”
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