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Devastating natural disasters pull at the heart strings and many of us, especially older adults, open our wallets to help.

But beware of scams as websites asking for hurricane relief should be verified before donating.

It's safest to stick with a reputable organization.

Crowdfunding donations should be verified as well. If in doubt, give to a cause you're sure about.

For more information, contact Linda Pritchett at (336) 292-3875 or visit her website here.