With no farming experience, this couple bought an apple orchard. Your gamble is paying off

Chris and Emily Shipway’s move to a 20-acre apple orchard in the Adelaide Hills surprised a lot of people. “Everybody literally thinks we’re crazy about what we bought because it was significant. We bought an acreage with 12,000 apple trees and we didn’t have any equipment,” says Chris. The Adelaide intensive care nurses met on … Read more

‘We’re not sure how ready we are for retirement’: We’re 60 and 61, and we don’t know how much longer we can work, have $360,000 in retirement savings and a pension

I am a 61 year old teacher in Missouri who plans to work 3-4 more years before retirement. Depending on which option my husband and I choose from the Public Schools Retirement System, we should be receiving between $5,200 and $6,000 per month for the rest of our lives. My husband is 60 and has … Read more