Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, December 05, 2012 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Increased tax rates next year could impact philanthropy among the wealthy.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The idea behind Giving Tuesday is to promote philanthropy during the holidays.

Sunday, April 15, 2012 4:16 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

As China’s economy booms, its leaders are looking to the U.S. for guidance on both corporate and individual philanthropy.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 11:16 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Heavy-hitters such as billionaire businessmen Bill Gates and Warren Buffet often take center stage when talk turns to charitable giving, but a new segment of do-gooders has been grabbing headlines: celebrity philanthropists, or “celanthropists.” While actors Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Bono are well-known for their causes, the newest star to emerge in