Resolved: Make Philanthropy Part of Your Estate Planning

By Debbie Zateeny, Partner, Zateeny Loftus, LLP Women are well known for their generosity during their lifetimes: They are more likely to give—and to give more—than men in similar situations, according to research by the Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Yet many women don’t initially include philanthropy in their estate plans or their retirement income plans. Perhaps our natural instinct as caretakers is … [ more ]