How much is the proper amount to give for Matanos L'Evyonim?
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Mishnah Berurah 694:1 cites Ritva that the minimum is two perutos.
He also goes on (ibid. :3) to quote Rambam, that it's better to spend more for matanos la'evyonim than for the seudah and mishloach manos. Considering what lots of Purim baskets go for nowadays, that suggests that the proper amount for matanos la'evyonim is quite a bit more than two perutos...
The Ben Ish Chai (Shana Rishona, Tetzaveh Hilchos Purim paragraph 15) also says that Matanot La'evyonim could be food (at least 3 eggs), but if you're giving money it should be enough to buy "bread weighing the equivalent of three eggs".