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Of course you want to support causes that tug your heart strings.

But you also need to be sure they will have a real impact, are well managed and will still be around in the future.

Stop comparing the amount spent on overheads, start focusing on what really matters.

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Pros and Cons of Matched Giving
Double your donation is generally how the message goes. If you give £10 to a certain charity another party will add the same amount. Sounds great, what's not to like about it? Well - in some cases that....more
Making charitable bequests in Wills
Many people make bequests to charities in Wills, partly because it can be highly tax efficient but to make best use of these incentives there are a few things to watch out for. Gifts fall outside of....more

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