(KMOV)— During Breast Cancer Awareness Month pink ribbons can be found everywhere. Manufactures use the ribbon on their products to indicate that some of the proceeds with go towards fighting breast cancer.
Simply putting a pink ribbon on a package doesn't mean a good breast cancer charity is benefiting from your purchase.
The Better Business Bureau has found multiple products tied to breast cancer awareness such as chips and envelopes. Most “brand name” products provided information on which charity would be benefiting from their revenues, but some “off brands” raised red flags.
Click here for some ways you can make sure your purchases will benefit charity.