Connect with us

Video

What Are Donor Advised Funds And Why Do They Hurt Charitable Causes? | Defined | Forbes

Published

on

Donor-advised funds are a way for donors to have more control over the funds they want to donate to charity. But according to Alan Cantor, a non-profit consultant, a lack of transparency and regulation of these funds has led to their abuse by individuals who want to park their untaxed wealth in funds or by people looking to secretly fund controversial causes.

Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1

Stay Connected
Forbes newsletters: https://newsletters.editorial.forbes.com
Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbes
More From Forbes: http://forbes.com

Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Comments

Video

Billionaire Larry Ellison’s Coronavirus Initiative That May Be Trump’s Best Bet | Forbes

Published

on

By

Larry Ellison has built a $59 billion fortune, the world’s fifth-largest, by harnessing data. It’s no surprise that Ellison, the founder of Oracle, has already taken preemptive virus measures.

Although he stepped down as CEO in 2014, he remains chief technology officer, and more than in name only. “He’s really one of the best engineers I’ve met,” says Elon Musk, a close friend. “When we engage on a technical subject, he understands it very quickly, even when it’s out of his normal arena, not software.”

Now, Ellison turns his thoughts to the larger world. Over the past eight years, he’s spent at least half a billion dollars on a Hawaiian island, Lanai, that he has turned into a laboratory for health and wellness powered by data. “Wellness is our product,” says Ellison, speaking as if the secret to good health is achieved through processing bytes of raw data—which, for Ellison, it is. He named his wellness company Sensei, the Japanese word for “master,” and the sensei in Sensei, according to Ellison, is (you guessed it) data.

Read the full profile on Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/angelauyeung/2020/04/01/exclusive-larry-ellison-reveals-his-big-data-battle-plan-to-fight-coronavirus-in-partnership-with-trump-white-house/#74b17cdc31d3

Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1

Stay Connected
Forbes newsletters: https://newsletters.editorial.forbes.com
Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbes
More From Forbes: http://forbes.com

Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.

Continue Reading

Video

Steve Forbes On The Shocking Delay Behind A Critical Medical Test & Other Crucial Policies | Forbes

Published

on

By

Fears of lawsuits are delaying a crucial medical test; what must be done on infrastructure, on saving the energy industry and on how to interpret Gov. Cuomo’s denial of presidential ambitions.

Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1

Stay Connected
Forbes newsletters: https://newsletters.editorial.forbes.com
Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbes
More From Forbes: http://forbes.com

Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.

Continue Reading

Video

Student Loans And The Coronavirus Stimulus Package: How You May Be Affected | Forbes

Published

on

By

President Donald Trump signed the CARES Act, which is a $2 trillion stimulus package that provides economic relief as a result of COVID-19. The CARES Act also has a major impact on student loans; namely that all student loan payments can be paused through September 30, 2020. Forbes Senior Contributor Zack Friedman walks us through the major changes to the bill and what it means for borrowers.

Read the full profile on Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/zackfriedman/2020/03/28/student-loans-payments-suspended/#5e9604321b10

Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1

Stay Connected
Forbes newsletters: https://newsletters.editorial.forbes.com
Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbes
Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbes
More From Forbes: http://forbes.com

Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.

Continue Reading

Trending