The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a cluster of executives planning to give away the majority of their wealth to charity.  The detail is part of a wide-ranging profile in Fortune.  According to the article, Cook is setting aside money to cover his nephew’s education, with the rest going to charity. In making the promise, Cook becomes the latest executive to take up the Giving Pledge, an effort created by Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Berkshire Hathaway .

Read the full article at Apple CEO Tim Cook Plans to Donate His Wealth to Charity – Digits – WSJ.

 

Posted by Lewis J. Saret, Co-General Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal.