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BBB warns of donation scams

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Even before deadly Typhoon Hi-Yahn hit the Philippines, there were relief efforts underway all across the U.S.

As is often the case with horrific natural disasters, we are quick to want to help, but experts are warning, do some research first.

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is offering some advice to make sure your charitable dollars are headed in the right direction.

They say to make sure the appeal specifies exactly how the charity will help. Don't waste your effort make sure to check for what items are actually in need, and make sure to do some research, check out the organization's website.

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