Waste of money? How is it a waste of money to help others survive and hopefully thrive? Maybe you think it's a waste of money, but giving a heartless person a heart is a waste of a heart, and yet, somebody saw fit to give you one.
Looking out for one's own interest is the default setting for most life on earth. Those who choose to help those who can't help themselves have risen above the standard, and they ARE better than those of us who sit back and live a life that only serves ourselves. May they be a good example to all, while the heartless among us serve as examples of why this world is in the sad state of affairs it currently is.
Thank you all who look after creation and my distant cousins.