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With the accessibility of information these days, it’s apparent a new sharing, ethical high ground is being embraced by

Giving pledge

"A little over a year ago it emerged that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett had begun a drive to get America's wealthiest to sign up to their 'giving pledge' - effectively agreeing to give away half of their fortunes before they die..."

some of society’s ‘big fish.’ At a time when the US Republican presidential hopefuls are being publically seen as greedy tax dodgers, it’s refreshing to see a dialogue emerging in the media and elsewhere about the latest craze: Giving. A little over a year ago it emerged that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett had begun a drive to get America’s wealthiest to sign up to their ‘giving pledge‘ – effectively agreeing to give away half of their fortunes before they die. The program has snowballed and is a prescient view of how we, even without that kind of money, should approach living.

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