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Delaware Attorney General Warns of Ebola Scam

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Attorney General Beau Biden is warning consumers and investors to be wary of Ebola-related charity and investment scams.
   
Biden said in an email that fraudulent websites claiming to ask for charitable donations have sprung up. He also said a fake charity has been making phone calls claiming to be raising money to help Ebola victims in west Africa.
   
There are also companies fraudulently claiming to offer Ebola-related investments.
   
Anyone who suspects they have been scammed should call the attorney general's toll-free consumer hotline at 1-800-220-5424.
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