Better Bite: Charity

This week we have one of our shorter ‘Better Bite’ episodes. We focus on why and how to give to charity. We discuss how to make a giving plan that can maximize the impact of your donations while allowing you to express your personal values and support your passions.

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Here are some highlights from this episode:

  • Why your charitable giving can have a big impact, even if you don’t have much to give.
  • How and why to make a ‘giving strategy’.
  • The best ways to discover and evaluate charities.
  • Tactics on how to give most effectively — balancing impact & your personal passions.
  • and lots more!

We look forward to hearing about your experiences and wisdom on this topic so drop us a note on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter and share your story with others in The Better Show community. Or you can email us at We can’t wait to hear from you!

Show Notes

  • 01:30 — Our listener Jakub wants to know how to make the most of his charitable giving
  • 05:10 — Can I make an impact? What are my few dollars going to do?
  • 07:30 — How we could eliminate extreme poverty by the middle of the century.
  • 11:50 — Charity is about expressing your personal values.
  • 12:37 — The guys try the ‘How rich am I?’ wealth calculator
  • 18:00 — Where do you craft a charity strategy?
  • 20:00 — What is effective altruism?
  • 30:00 — How to evaluate charities?
  • 33:50 — The guys discuss the pros & cons of volunteering
  • 38:30 — How to make a charity plan for this year.


Episode Transcript

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