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Fast Facts About Planned Giving

If you hear “planned giving” and think it’s only for people older or wealthier than you—or that it’s just too confusing—you’re not alone. However, planned giving is for people of all ages and economic statuses, and it doesn’t have to be difficult.

Check out these common planned giving misconceptions and get the answers you need.

#1. Planned gifts are complicated and confusing.
They don’t have to be. There are many types of planned gifts: Most are simple and affordable, like a gift in your will or living trust. You just need to find the one that best meets your needs. We can help you find the best gift for you, just contact Lisa Dennison.

#2. Planned gifts are only for the wealthy.
Anyone can make a planned gift—no matter if your estate is worth $100 or one million dollars. Gifts of all sizes make a difference at the New Hampshire SPCA. In fact, you may even be able to make a bigger impact than you thought possible when you make a planned gift.

#3. Wills are only for older adults.
Having a plan for the future is important—no matter your age. An estate plan makes your wishes known and provides your loved ones with peace of mind.

Include the New Hampshire SPCA in Your Future Plans

By including a gift to the New Hampshire SPCA in your estate plans, you create a legacy of support at the NHSPCA. We can help you get started. Contact Lisa Dennison at ldennison@nhspca.org or 603-772-2921 for help finding the right gift for you.

The New Hampshire Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

PO Box 196
104 Portsmouth Avenue
Stratham, NH 03885

Hours

Adoption Center

11AM to 4PM – Friday through Monday
11AM to 7PM – Tuesday & Thursday
Closed Wednesday

Learning Center

Open for Programing Hours

Business Hours

9AM to 5PM – Monday through Friday

Contact

Lisa Dennison

Executive Director
603-772-2921 (ext. 107)
ldennison@nhspca.org

Shelia Ryan

Director of Development & Marketing
603-772-2921 (ext. 106)
sryan@nhspca.org

The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results. Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.