Bequest Increase to Start Soon, Fueled by More Elderly with More Education and Fewer Children

Bequest Increase to Start Soon, Fueled by More Elderly with More Education and Fewer Children

New data from the largest research study of older Americans predicts an increase in charitable bequests that will begin in about three years and steadily increase for decades.

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Bequest Increase to Start Soon, Fueled by More Elderly with More Education and Fewer Children

Bequest Increase to Start Soon, Fueled by More Elderly with More Education and Fewer Children

New data from the largest research study of older Americans predicts an increase in charitable bequests that will begin in about three years and steadily…

Pentera Presents Pamela Davidson in Webinar Feb. 5

Pentera Presents Pamela Davidson in Webinar Feb. 5

Pentera presents nationally known speaker Pamela Davidson in a Webinar February 5 in which she will discuss how to respond to the concerns raised by donors…

18 Percent of Wealthy Have Established a Planned Gift, Says New High-Net-Worth Study

18 Percent of Wealthy Have Established a Planned Gift, Says New High-Net-Worth Study

Eighteen percent of high-net-worth households have established a planned gift, with another 7 percent planning to do so, according to a just-released study…

A Little Curiosity Can Turn Into a Big Planned Gift

A Little Curiosity Can Turn Into a Big Planned Gift

Pentera recently wrote a donor story for a newsletter that shows how important a little curiosity can be in generating planned gifts and other financial…

More Nonprofits Receive Planned Gifts, with Small Estates Leading the Way, Says Giving USA™

More Nonprofits Receive Planned Gifts, with Small Estates Leading the Way, Says Giving USA™

More nonprofits than ever are receiving planned gifts - especially from small estates - according to the Giving USA™ 2018 report released earlier…

Wealthy Women Who Support Women's Causes Are Also Prime Planned Gift Candidates

Wealthy Women Who Support Women's Causes Are Also Prime Planned Gift Candidates

The profile of high-net-worth women who give at least a million dollars to women's and girls' causes also makes them prime candidates for planned…

New Pentera Whitepaper Reveals Key Marketing-List Strategies for Retirees

New Pentera Whitepaper Reveals Key Marketing-List Strategies for Retirees

Planned giving offices may want to look at some new strategies for maintaining their marketing mailing lists - in particular focusing on new widows and…

New Study Confirms What Pentera-Funded Study Says About Stewardship

New Study Confirms What Pentera-Funded Study Says About Stewardship

A recent study about donors by the Blackbaud Institute draws conclusions that are similar to The Planned Giving Study that was initiated and funded by…