Chapter 1 A National Savings Dilemma. Retirement. Most people who are in it seem to enjoy it and those who are not think about it often. If you ask a working person what separates him or her from retirement, the first thing that comes to mind is money—or rather the lack of it.
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THE SCIENCE OF ECOLOGY
In his essay “Must We Shoot Deer to Save Nature?” conservation biologist Jared Diamond poses a difﬁcult but common dilemma by relating the story of Fontenelle Forest, a 1,300-acre nature reserve near Omaha, Nebraska.
The Age Old Insurance Agent Dilemma Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last two years, you are certainly aware of the vast amounts of people (and their money) leaving the stock market and Wall Street behind for safe, secure investments. A large portion of these people have no idea what to do with that money either, so they are putting it into a savings account, CD, or even stuffing it under the mattress! You know that this is an unprecedented time in history for you to become the financial savior for many of these people, but the...