Originally Posted by Fishingmn
I'm with others on rental property as the way to go. I've purchased 9 of them over the last 24 months which should bring in 60% of my retirement income needs right now.
Rentals have the nice retirement income benefit of being mostly tied to inflation (both the income stream, rents rising with wages, as well as the asset value itself).
It's like a COLA'd annuity that takes years off your life in stress and work required.