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Charitable Giving on a Tight Budget

If your budget is tight, charitable giving can be a strain. Fortunately, there are plenty of good ways for the indebted and underemployed to donate this holiday season.

For This Writer, Gratitude Is the Best Possible Holiday Gift

Witnessing poverty first-hand in India made a bestselling author realize "that the version of poverty held by most Americans is an ideal for comfortable wealth in many Third World nations." Here, she explains how she puts that into action every day, especially during the holidays.

Last-minute gift ideas? Have a cow

Who here is NOT done with holiday gift shopping yet? There are lots of us, hmm? May I suggest a gift that doesn't require a trip to the mall or...