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Wednesday, March 19, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Before following a celebrity’s philanthropic passion, be sure to check the financials.

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