Most people are generous by nature. We love to see the look on someone’s face when he or she gets the perfect gift—especially when that someone is a business associate with whom we’re eager to keep a good relationship. Unfortunately, the IRS tax laws limit tax deductions for business gifts to a total of $25 [...]
‘Tis the season for giving, and many charities will be receiving lots of support and donations from people who are feeling generous during the holidays. However, the number of charities out there can lead to information overload for many consumers. As much as we’d like to, it’s impossible for us to donate to everyone who [...]
Thoughts of gift-giving often run to gadgets, homemade items, food, books, and gift cards. While these ideas are great and can be thoughtful and unique, they are consumable to some degree. Another option is to give something that has the potential to really keep giving: investments. When you prepare to give investments as gifts, here [...]
In the wake of the terrorist attacks, Americans opened up their wallets like never before. More than half a billion dollars has been given to hundreds of different relief efforts. Before you write a check, you'll want to check out the charity to make sure that what you give goes to the people you're trying to help. Money and real estate expert Ilyce Glink is here with the details.