These are some top tips by the Fundraising Regulator to help you give to charity with confidence.
Before giving, check the charity’s name and registration number.
Check whether a charity is committed to good fundraising practice by looking out for the Fundraising Badge .
Be cautious about people collecting for general charitable causes.
Look for the charity’s name, registered charity number and a telephone number on fundraising materials.
When donating online, exercise the same caution as with any other internet transaction.
Donate through a charity’s own website or through well-established fundraising platforms.