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Giving Basics

Give Confidently to Workplace Giving Campaigns

When you contribute to a workplace giving campaign, how do you know you’re giving to trustworthy organizations?
 

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10 Tips for Giving in the New Year

As we head into a new year, make the most of your charitable donations by following some of these useful tips, including information about the reinstated IRA Charitable Rollover.

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How to Choose Charities to Support

With more than 1.5 million charities registered in the U.S, how can you decide which causes to support? Tips to consider when deciding where to give.

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ABCs to Giving Smart

Tips to help you become a better-informed and more effective donor.

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How Much to Give to Charities
Most Americans contribute to charity. Not only the rich make donations. Have you ever wondered how much of your annual income you should donate? 
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Tips for Safe Online Giving

Some unscrupulous charities may use unethical tactics in their fundraising appeals to increase your sense of obligation. Learn how to protect yourself from charity scams

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Donor Beware

Some unscrupulous charities may use unethical tactics in their fundraising appeals to increase your sense of obligation. Learn how to protect yourself from charity scams

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How to Reduce Unwanted Charity Solicitations

Your daily mail includes stacks of unsolicited donation requests from charities. Your dinner meal is constantly interruped by unwanted phone calls from telemarketers. Learn how you can reduce unwanted charity solicitations.

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Giving Smart to Emotional Appeals

Learn how you can be an effective giver when responding to appeals that tug at the heartstrings.

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Things to Consider When Giving as a Gift

This holiday season, instead of giving traditional gifts, complete with gift receipts, boxes and bows, consider giving the gift of charity in honor of a loved one. Here are a couple things to help you choose a meaningful charity.