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Tis the Season to Be Giving!

November is when we all start thinking about charitable giving, especially if we haven’t done a lot of giving throughout the year. It’s the time of year when we all think about how to give back – how to help others in our community, our state, our world.  At this time of year, we usually […]

6 Cool Ways to Participate in #GivingTuesday

Last year we told you all about #GivingTuesday and why we think it is a great day to give to charity. But did you know that giving to charity on #GivingTuesday doesn’t have to be all about money? Sure, cash is a sure-fire way to help a nonprofit, but you can also give your time, […]

Debunking Myths About Financial Gifts

Financial gifts are gifts of money to family, friends, or charity. With the giving season approaching, let’s debunk a few common myths about gifting money. Most taxpayers don’t ever need to worry about gift taxes because most financial gifts (including money) are not subject to a gift tax. However, sometimes questions do pop up about […]

Can’t Buy Me Love: 5 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Any Budget

“Money can’t buy you love”, sing the Beatles, so don’t go broke trying to impress your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day! You can still be romantic and sweet and generous without spending lots of money on Valentine’s Day. In fact, keeping a handle on your personal finances is an act of love all by itself. It […]

Team Holly Gives to The Nonprofits We Love

At this time of year, we turn our thoughts to the three F’s: Family, Friends, and FOOD! As we dream of pumpkin pies and giant turkey legs, many of us also take the time around Thanksgiving and November to volunteer, donate, or give back to our favorite causes in one way or another. But if […]