This week Scott Burns attempts to answer:
. I am 71 years old with no debts. Basically, I only have my monthly
living expenses and those, by and large, are covered by Social Security.
Where can I invest $100,000 to produce a very modest, low-risk return? —D.H., by email A
. At last! A reader seeking a "very modest" return! . . . One of the
best low-risk/low-reward deals available in the current market is
investing in relatively short-term Treasury Inflation-Protected
Securities (TIPs) . . .Read more