Most Americans give roughly the same percentage of their incomes.
Responsible Wealth, a Boston-based nonprofit, is convincing many affluent Americans to challenge the very rules that made them rich.
Why eco-friendly products may be bad for the environment.
Too often, individuals make decisions about how much money to donate to charitable causes on an ad hoc basis. As a result, many people give less money than they can actually afford.
Both humans and chimpanzees naturally lend a hand.
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