(Phoenix, Ariz.) As the holiday season approaches, Attorney General Terry Goddard reminded Arizonans to be cautious when donating, especially to telephone solicitations. Some phone solicitations which say they are calling for a charity are outright scams.
“At the holidays, people want to donate to a good cause,” Goddard said. “Please be careful so that your contributions really benefit the people and organizations you intend help.”
Watch for the following warning signs that the charity might not be legitimate: