McLEAN, Va. (12/8/10)--’Tis the season for giving to family and friends, and donating to charity. But before you donate, make sure you’re giving to an organization that will put your money to good use and that you’re donating wisely and safely (USAToday.com
Nov. 30). The Charities Review Council, St. Paul, Minn., recommends taking these steps before making a contribution:
For more information about giving wisely, listen to the “Operation False Charity” Home & Family Finance Radio segment in Home & Family Finance Resource Center.