Schwab, Fidelity Having Banner Year for Charitable Giving
The donor-advised funds of Schwab and Fidelity report big increases in deployments through the third quarter.
Charitable Giving Patterns Often Lessen Positive Effects: Poll
Americans are generous, but not always in the most advantageous way, a new study finds.
The Rich Are Also Different From One Another
For one thing, they’re much less likely to have inherited their wealth than their counterparts in many supposedly more egalitarian countries.
Millennials Lead Shift in How Donors Think About Giving
American donors are changing their approach to charitable giving and their views on how to solve a wide range of global challenges.
Cornell Endowment Posts 3.3% Loss, Worst Among Ivies So Far
Harvard, Dartmouth and Penn also posted losses for the latest fiscal year but they were 2% or less. Yale’s endowment gained 3.4%.
Does Client Philanthropy Pose a Conflict for AUM Advisors?
If your client reduces his assets under management through charitable giving or other means, does that make the flat-fee approach better for advisors?
Schwab DAF Clients Gave $1.2 Billion to 56,000 Charities in FY2016
For the second consecutive year, Schwab Charitable distributed over $1 billion in charitable grants on behalf of its DAF account holders.
Vanguard’s New Model for Retirement Spending in Low-Yield Market
Vanguard has developed a goals-based approach to retirement spending with a low-return environment in mind.
Tom James: Master of the Art of Collecting
Some people like to stay busy, even in “retirement.” The Raymond James executive chairman is building an art museum with 500 works from his collection.
Financial Services Firms’ Reputation Still Shadowed by 2008 Crisis
The 2008 financial crisis continues to shape negative consumer views of the financial services firms.