leaving a legacy or gifting

Blogs with the keyword "leaving a legacy or gifting"

Smart ways to give

21 Aug 2019

Choosing to give money to charities that you care about can be straightforward but there are several things to consider.

Secure your children’s future education

13 Nov 2017

Giving a child a good education is one of the best things you can do as a parent or grandparent. But what if you weren’t around to help make it happen?

Give a little love

28 Aug 2017

Australia’s philanthropists are giving more than ever. So what motivates an individual to donate to charity, and how has our nation’s culture evolved as a result?

The gift of giving - charitable foundations

24 Jun 2015

Australians are known for their generous spirit of giving. In 2012-13, Australians donated approximately $4 billion1 to charity, and an increasing number of Australians are creating long-term giving structures.

Giving Now or Giving Later

19 Nov 2014

Everybody knows you can't take it with you, but the bigger question is - when should you give your money away and how much should it be?  It's a question wrapped up in emotion, philosophy and financial planning. It's no small issue, especially with the passing of inheritance to the next generation expected to be the largest in history with some estimates putting it at over a trillion dollars.

A time for giving

12 Dec 2013

Traditionally Christmas is seen as a time of giving. In addition to the tradition of gift giving, today, more and more people are suggesting to friends and family that instead of buying gifts they instead donate the amount that would have been spent to charity. But why stop giving at Christmas?

Life Changing Moments

17 Apr 2012

Life changing moments seem to be key factor in the decision to donate money to charity, according to new research by the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies at the Queensland University of Technology.