How Political Ideology Influences Charitable Giving

New research that studied how political ideology affects charitable giving found that philanthropy in the United States remains just as polarized as everything else.CreditCreditWalker Pickering for The New York Times Many issues seem to divide Democrats and Republicans, and new research has found one more: philanthropy. Red counties, which are overwhelmingly Republican, tend to report […]

Life Insurance Offering More Incentive to Live Longer

Brian and Carla Restid at their home in Howard, Ohio. The two stay active, encouraged by a program called Vitality, which allows them to earn points for healthy decisions that eventually lead to discounted life insurance from John Hancock.CreditCreditAndrew Spear for The New York Times Brian and Carla Restid, a couple in their mid-60s, bought […]