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Money with an impact: Doing good and growing the bottom line

As social consciousness in America continues to rise, the gap between "doing good" and "doing well" is narrowing. This trend is affecting every sector of our economy, including the financial sector, which has traditionally focused only on the bottom line. That's changing. 

If you're evaluating the best way to approach your commitment to the community as you work with a financial advisor, here are three pointers to bring you up to speed--fast.

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MoneyLaura McKnight
Easy ways to check out a charity

More than 90% of American households give to charity each year or volunteer for a favorite cause. Chances are, you are doing it yourself, maybe even two or three times a year. But how do you know the charity you choose is a good one?

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MoneyLaura McKnight
What's in a 501(c)(3)?

Giving to charity is as American as burgers and fries. And when you think about "doing good," giving to a charity is often the first thing that comes to mind.. But what's a "501(c)(3)" anyway? You hear the term all the time, but you might not know what it is. Here are three tips to clear up the confusion. 

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MoneyLaura McKnight