Marion Haynes began his writing career 35 years ago. Today, he is a best-selling author with 10 books and 35 articles to his credit. He is well known for his work on management and supervisory practices and retirement and life planning. His work has sold over 750,000 copies in US printings and selected titles have been reprinted in 14 other countries. He retired from Shell Oil Company in 1991 after a 35-year career in human resource management. Following retirement, he joined Price Waterhouse where as part of a three-person team, he presented retirement planning seminars to Price Waterhouse clients across the US. Haynes served eight years on the board of directors of the International Society for Retirement Planning (ISRP), was president of the Society from 1991 to 1993, and has chaired the Editorial Board for the Society's journal and served on its newsletter board. Mr. Haynes received an MBA, with distinction, from New York University. Today he and his wife, Janice, live in Kerrville, Texas.