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The end of the year is a great time for a portfolio review—and to evaluate your overall approach to saving and investing. Consider these six tax-smart steps now.
From small personal gestures to larger contributions, if you want to give back, now is a perfect time.
Decisions about what you do with your financial assets are just as important as the decisions you make while you’re accumulating them. Most of us want to help others, but is there a smarter way to give to charity?
Tax reform upended the incentives for charitable giving. Here’s how to keep making a difference.
Involving kids in charitable giving is both a financial and personal lesson. Here are 5 ways to get their interest.
Back to school is a great time to focus on financial education. See what teachers are doing—and how you can help.
If you are planning to take the standard deduction on your income taxes, learn three tax-smart ways to still get a tax deduction for your charitable giving.
What to do with your estate when its inheritor isn’t obvious.
Helpful tax tips for your charitable contributions, including stock donations.
A look at how donor-advised funds and private foundations compare.
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