One big reason that many people get started in trading is to make significant contributions to causes they believe in.
But here's the thing…you don't have to be a successful trader to make a contribution.
Every donation helps, no matter how small.
Even if you don't have money, you can always donate your time.
So why not start contributing now?
A portion of revenue from all Trading Heroes products goes to these causes.
Kiva helps people in developing countries build their businesses. This provides tremendous leverage because the equivalent of a few hundred dollars can have significant impact on a small business. Compare that to building a business in your home country, where a similar business might need thousands of dollars to accomplish a similar goal.
As a surfer, I care deeply about the health of the oceans. What I like about Oceana is that they don't just do beach cleanups.
They do the actual dirty work of lobbying politicians and creating laws to protect our oceans. They also have a great rating on Charity Navigator.
Find the Charity That Resonates with You
Those are the charities that I believe in.
But you may want to support other causes.
A good place to find a charity that you believe in is Charity Navigator. They are an organization that researches charities and helps you find the most reputable ones.
Charities are rated on financial health, transparency and accountability.