You don’t have to be rich to be charitable. In fact, statistics show people with lower income levels often give a higher percentage of their paychecks to charities than those in the 1%. On the other hand, you don’t want to let your charitable heart put your own financial stability at risk. offers advice on how to make donations without doing harm to your own budget.

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If you do, they’ll grow up better human beings, even if they never become an entrepreneur.

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Do You Know Where Your Donations Go?

August 31, 2016 | Dori Zinn

These Transparency Dodgers are the 10 largest charities that didn’t disclose operation information, including fundraising performance.

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January 5, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

If your new year’s resolution is to donate to charity, here are 5 tips for stretching those dollars.

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How to make your donation to charity count

December 16, 2013 | Brandon Ballenger

Fake and inefficient charities can waste your money. Learn how a few minutes of research can make sure your donation to charity supports what you care about.