A guide to the best and worst veterans charities

CharityWatch.org keeps an eye on the best and worst veterans charities you can donate to on behalf of the brave men and women who have worn our nation’s uniform. The organization grades each charity on an A-F scale:

It’s been several years since CharityWatch.org released a statement on veterans charities to avoid. Their last pronouncement, which came three years ago, singled out four veterans charities in particular for receiving failing marks:

Before donating to any charity, you need to know the rules of the road and the precautions to take to ensure that the money will go where it’s needed.

To find out more information about charities and how to investigate them on the web, go to either Give.org or CharityWatch.org