Personal Finance

Tips to detect the charity fraud

Charity fund collection is to help poor people who live without food and clean water, shelter but many people doing fraud in this charity by creating fake websites with fake details. They earn money through the websites and steal money from the people; many people believe in the details and spend amount on the website account in the name donating. Donating is good habit to help poor people through the charity but make sure the charity you’re using for donating is not fake charity. When you donate through the charity make sure the records of the charity are true and many youngsters are interested in doing the charity work now days. The youngsters are organizing the charity funds to help many children’s medical maintenance. If you give the personal information while donating the funds then they will steal your identity along with the money and if any fund raiser ask about the security number of the charity and they are detect to be frauds.


You must protect your bank account and credit card details while donating funds in the online through the websites. If the charity maintainers request you to donate the funds in cash then you must be care full that there is something fake because the legal charity house accepts the donation funds in any form which is convenient to the donators. Charity will not request to deliver the funds as an overnight delivery service on donating funds. There are some clues to detect the illegal charity fraud organization to prevent the money:

  • Direct mails from the organization or some frequent calls for fund donations
  • Payment to the charity which you have not aware
  • Difficulty in paying from income.


Tips to prevent the charity frauds

If you have any doubt on someone immediately file a complaint and prevent, follow the necessary instructions while donating the funds , request the written information about the charity organization and know that how they use the donating funds. Before donating the funds enquiry the identity of the charity, through websites or the state general office and while donating the funds use the check payable form instead of donating in the online site or to an individual.


Avoid giving the personal details like security service number or date of birth because there is a chance to misuse the details to steal the money from the account. Make sure that to hold the information very safe and secured and detecting the charity fraud will be more helpful in preventing from that charity fraud. Supporting to the charity organization is good thing but avoid supporting to the charity fraud organization and detecting the charity fraud is preventing the money from the money stealers. If you like to donate the funds to the poor people then visit to the government charity fund collection websites which is available in the internet and they use the money collected in the charity fund organization and distribute to all the charity in the all over the world.