Dear Edith: Our bathroom needs a new bathtub/shower. We are retired and may sell in the near future due to health concerns. What are the consequences of putting in a handicapped-like shower versus a tub-and-shower unit?
DEAR BRUCE: I keep hearing that I need $1 million to retire. Is this true? I am 65 years old and want to retire in seven years. My house is paid for, and I have $475,000 in savings and no other bills except utilities. My wife passed away four years ago. -- Reader
This years FreedomFest attracted a large number of financial gurus who use the Austrian economics of Ludwig von Mises and Friedrich Hayek to make investment decisions.
The appeal of a dividend-oriented strategy is clear and established.