CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WHSV) — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says whether it's natural disasters, the holidays, or some other worthy cause, West Virginians are generous.
WV Consumer Minute: Donation Scams
But scammers can sometimes prey on that giving spirit.
The Attorney General explains that if you get a call for a great cause that asks you to give money on the spot, you might want to take a few precautions.
To report a donation scam to the West Virginia Attorney General's Office, call 1-800-368-8808.