http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/feed/171 en Money, Family and Philanthropy http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/money-family-and-philanthropy <!--paging_filter--><p>In this first in a series, Randy Fox interviews Gary Shunk of Family Wealth Dynamics about how family communications often stall the philanthropic process and explores methodologies to resolve these issues. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/money-family-and-philanthropy" title="Read the rest of Money, Family and Philanthropy." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Randy Fox interviews Gary Shunk </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/gary-shunk">Gary Shunk</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/money-family-and-philanthropy#comments Values-Based Two Hawks Consulting, LLC Gary Shunk Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:57:03 +0000 randy a. fox 997159 at http://www.pgdc.com Scholarship Plan Gone Bad http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/scholarship-plan-gone-bad <!--paging_filter--><p>Scholarship gone bad. Makes one wonder who gave this advice. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/scholarship-plan-gone-bad" title="Read the rest of Scholarship Plan Gone Bad." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/scholarship-plan-gone-bad#comments U.S. Tax Court Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:41:09 +0000 randy a. fox 997158 at http://www.pgdc.com Heard on the Web: This Week http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-6 <!--paging_filter--><p>As we near year end, giving information blossoms all over the web. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/heard-web-week-6" title="Read the rest of Heard on the Web: This Week." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-6#comments General Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:25:57 +0000 melody.griffin 997002 at http://www.pgdc.com Heard on the Web: This Week http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-5 <!--paging_filter--><p>From the very rich to practical wisdom about better relationships with donors, the chatter from around the web is putting charity at the forefront. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/heard-web-week-5" title="Read the rest of Heard on the Web: This Week." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-5#comments General Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:45:25 +0000 randy a. fox 996127 at http://www.pgdc.com Personalized Philanthropy and the Four Donors - Part 6 of 6 http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-6-6 <!--paging_filter--><p>In the final section of the series Steven Meyers continues on the path of personalized philanthropy and asks us to consider its impact and effectiveness. He clearly raises our awareness and sharpens our thinking with this interesting paradigm. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-6-6" title="Read the rest of Personalized Philanthropy and the Four Donors - Part 6 of 6." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Parables for Radically Rethinking Your Philanthropy </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/steven-l-meyers">Steven L. Meyers, Ph.D.</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-6-6#comments Values-Based Steven L. Meyers, Ph.D. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:32:43 +0000 randy a. fox 996097 at http://www.pgdc.com PGDC Announces New Editor in Chief - Randy Fox http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/editor-chief-randy-fox <!--paging_filter--><p>We are pleased to announce Randy A. Fox has accepted the position as Editor-in-Chief of the Planned Giving Design Center and we could not be more pleased. Randy brings a long history of acheivements in planned giving with him, having been personally involved in over one-half billion dollars in gifts. His thorough knowledge of all aspects of the subject, his creativity, wit, and enthusiasm for our mission will benefit us all. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/editor-chief-randy-fox" title="Read the rest of PGDC Announces New Editor in Chief - Randy Fox." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/editor-chief-randy-fox#comments General Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:44:34 +0000 melody.griffin 996085 at http://www.pgdc.com 7520 Rate for October Stable at 2.2% http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-october-stable-22 <!--paging_filter--><p>For purposes of determining the present value of an annuity, an interest for life or a term of years, or a remainder or a reversionary interest, the applicable federal rate under section 7520 for October 2014 is 2.2%; Stable with the last four month's rates. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/7520-rate-october-stable-22" title="Read the rest of 7520 Rate for October Stable at 2.2%." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-october-stable-22#comments Revenue Rulings Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:13:22 +0000 Lee Hoffman 995923 at http://www.pgdc.com Field Testing the Family Trust - Case Study: Sister Fiduciaries http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/field-testing-family-trust-case-study-sister-fiduciaries <!--paging_filter--><p>Before buying a car, any informed buyer, even though he may be a very experienced driver, will insist on a test drive. Trusts are a different story. Even though they may be many times more valuable than a car in economic terms, they just land in our laps or fall on our heads and responsibility for matters we know little about confront us. Read this case study to realize the benefits of a long test drive. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/field-testing-family-trust-case-study-sister-fiduciaries" title="Read the rest of Field Testing the Family Trust - Case Study: Sister Fiduciaries." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/daniel-p-felix-professional-trustee">Daniel P Felix - The Professional Trustee</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/field-testing-family-trust-case-study-sister-fiduciaries#comments Estate Planning Values-Based Daniel P Felix - The Professional Trustee Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:32:12 +0000 randy a. fox 995919 at http://www.pgdc.com Personalized Philanthropy and the Four Donors - Part 5 of 6 http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-5-6 <!--paging_filter--><p>In Part 5 of his 6 part series, Steve Meyers points out that financial sophistication and savvy don't necessarily mean philanthropic knowledge. How do you empower the new, passionate donor? <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-5-6" title="Read the rest of Personalized Philanthropy and the Four Donors - Part 5 of 6." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Parables for Radically Rethinking Your Philanthropy </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/steven-l-meyers">Steven L. Meyers, Ph.D.</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/personalized-philanthropy-and-four-donors-part-5-6#comments Values-Based Steven L. Meyers, Ph.D. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:52:31 +0000 randy a. fox 995890 at http://www.pgdc.com Heard on the Web: This Week http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-4 <!--paging_filter--><p>From around the web there are social media and web presence hints along with a look at the venture philanthropy movement, and more... <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/heard-web-week-4" title="Read the rest of Heard on the Web: This Week." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/heard-web-week-4#comments General Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:29:18 +0000 randy a. fox 995889 at http://www.pgdc.com