Pro-social behavior is a big thing (industry?) in the USA. Charitable donations and volunteering are widely spread in the US society. In this post, I’ll address two potential pitfalls of how we do good in the USA (and elsewhere).
In the two years since my wife and I are living in the US, we made several small donations. A couple of them were to well-established non-profit organizations and were made through online platforms.
This implied that the well-established non-prof...