I encourage everyone who wants to make the world a better place to join Giving What We Can and pledge to give 10% of their pre-tax income to effective charities. You can expect to save several lives each year (averaging over your lifetime earnings, if you're currently a student), which is pretty amazing when you think about it, and it's surprisingly easy too. (A 10% change in income generally doesn't impose any drastic lifestyle changes!) Some people give even more, and that's even cooler. Some start with less, and every bit helps. ...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Philosophy, et cetera on Effective Giving
Philosophy, et cetera: Effective Giving: