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No money? How about the house?

If you traditionally “give at the office” during the holidays, listen up. Some charities now suggest you can forget cash. Instead, they want your art collection, homes, cabins, stocks, life insurance or a mere mention in your will. In November, Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity launched its “Other Ways to Give” campaign, which advocates “four […]

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Joe Selvaggio: The varied ways to lend a helping hand

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are trying to convince wealthy Chinese of the value of philanthropy. It has been a tough sell, because the Chinese think that job creation will help the poor out of poverty more quickly and effectively. They have a point; many Americans agree, as exemplified by a story that illustrates some […]

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