5 Tips on Donating Wisely

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Posted on Tue Dec 11, 2012, Last Updated on Tue Dec 11, 2012

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This year the social media world paid attention to #GivingTuesday as it attempted to kick start the donation season. If you’ve been moved to give, here are some things to consider and to watch out for when donating to a good cause this holiday.

When donating, make donations directly to an organization, as opposed to using a middleman and make sure you choose an organization that you connect most with when deciding. In addition, remember to ask for a written receipt for your donation in order to make it tax deductible.

Our friends at Money Under 30 have the full list here.

 

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