Tip of the Day

"I'm Too Young to Make a Planned Gift to Oxford University."

You're never too young to plan before you give. Right now you may be focused on accumulating assets and meeting the obligations of a growing family -- can you also support us significantly? Because we are so grateful for your generous interest, we offer giving techniques that fit your circumstances now and stretch your ability to give:

  • Writing your will? Make Oxford University the beneficiary of a contingent bequest -- we'll receive the gift if the originally designated beneficiary cannot accept it.
  • A new life insurance policy can be funded from your annual income rather than a transfer of capital. It builds a substantial gift that will strengthen our endowment.
  • Alternately, you may be carrying a paid-up insurance policy whose coverage your family no longer needs. A gift of the policy will bring us immediate benefits and generate an immediate tax deduction for you.

For more information email us or contact us at 212 377 4900.