A friend tagged me on Facebook on Tuesday. “Yvonne Mintz, can you verify that info is legit?”

It was a link to donate for flood victims through Br azoria County United Way and it included a “text to give” option. A quick text to a leader with that organization, plus an email with verification, and I was able to tell her, yes, that information was legitimate and the link a safe place to donate.

Yvonne Mintz is editor and publisher of The Facts. Contact her at 979-237-0100 or yvonne.mintz@thefacts.com.

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