Charitable giving is not only a “good” thing to do; it’s smart for retirement planning as well.

The good news: The basic premise behind the gifts is that a contributed asset’s principal can be valued separately from its income.

In the following examples, we provide information on charitable gift annuities and giving among different generations.

Take a look at the infographic below and see also:

Advisors doing better by doing good

Top 25 U.S. charities

‘Tis better to give. Period.

4 reasons giving is good for you

charity 1

 

charity giving 2