I am a retired 80 year old. I spent the greater part of my working life as a mechanical engineer in the semi-conductor industry. We called ourselves the nuts and bolts guys in an electronic world. I am a firm beliver in the power of compound interest, relentless investing(automatic transfer) and DRIP. I have been married for 60 years, father of 3, grandfather of 6 and great grand father of 1. I manage the extended family investments.