Perhaps you have become moderately wealthy during the war. Quite a number of fairly young Corn Belt farmers have. I know several who have a net worth of over $100,000 today who were wondering if they could keep ahead of the sheriff a few years ago.
Ogg, Wallace E.
"Have Enough Money... What Now?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 1
, Article 5.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol1/iss5/5