Calling for a paradigm shift in the way we think about retirement planning, Don't Die Broke will rescue readers of all ages from many a market debacle in the coming years. Immersed as we are in what a climate of financial uncertainty, many investors have already endured market meltdowns, recession, and ongoing forecasts of economic instability for years to come. Don't Die Broke addresses consumer angst, offering solutions for investment risk and volatility. A timeless source of financial perspective, the book's common-sense approach to retirement planning provides ongoing help for everyone -- particularly boomers nearing retirement, who need to exchange their risk-based investment habits for preservation-based common sense. The key is the humble annuity, a long-misunderstood financial instrument that is about to see a major return to favor. Reindel explains how they fit into a retirement plan in language that's clear, straightforward, and focused on the needs of people whose retirement is rapidly approaching.