In the second episode of the new Showtime series Billions, lead character / billionaire hedge fund manager Bobby Axelrod (played by Damian Lewis) visits with the head of a prestigious venue named Ellis Eads Hall
The Federal Reserve has kept interest rates near zero since December 2008, hurting savers who have become accustomed to savings accounts paying next to nothing. Speculation is rampant over when the Federal Reserve might raise rates again:
There are some songs that, when I hear them, immediately make me well up with emotion for various reasons: Super Trouper by ABBA (killer harmonies always get me); the entire Travis album The Man Who (reminds me
Charities love them. Donors, not so much. The enforceable pledge is a double-edged sword, with advantages and disadvantages to charity and donor alike. As a generous donor who is bound to be solicited for a major gift
When Harvard announced that billionaire John Paulson had made a $400 million gift to name the university’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, you would think that the philanthropic community would applaud such a mega-gift.
When you’re a charitably-inclined business owner on the verge of selling your business, adding a philanthropic component to the transaction can be a powerful strategy to reduce taxes due on the sale — unless you and your