Investigating Car Donation Fraud

Investigating Car Donation Fraud

Depending on who you ask, car donation is a lot of different things. In the best case scenario, it is an easy process that allows charities to raise money with minimal effort. The difference comes from the organization trusted to manage their vehicle donation program....
CHARITY GIVING ALERT

CHARITY GIVING ALERT

Good Intentioned Donors Duped by Bad Car Donation Programs DID YOU KNOW? About 35% of Charity Car Donations typically happen between October 15 and December 31 to take advantage of the end of year tax deductions. FACT: Some of the most brazen charity donation schemes...
How to Steer Clear of Car Donation Scams

How to Steer Clear of Car Donation Scams

Looking for tips on how to avoid car donation scams and do the most good you can with your donation? We’ve got you covered. Donating your vehicle is a great way to help your favorite charities. Vehicle donations can be incredibly beneficial to trustworthy charities,...
Villains – Charity Scams and Scammers

Villains – Charity Scams and Scammers

Recently, the Federal Trade Commission and regulators for all 50 States filed complaints alleging that a family group and members of their church congregation bilked donors of $187 million over five years. That number again is $187,000,000!!!!!! The complaints...

Car Donation Scams: How to Avoid Them

With so many different car donation programs out there it is getting increasingly harder to find a car donation program that you can trust. Here are a few things to keep in mind when looking to donate your vehicle.  Make sure that the organization is legitimate. 1)...