(From the publisher):
Like most bank managers, Dave Calvin had acquired an irresistible charm that he could switch on whenever he felt the necessity. Underneath it he was cold, calculating, brutal - a perfect murderer...
For years he had waited - watching an endless stream of money pass through his hands - knowing that a risk was only worth taking if the reward was justified. And a three hundred thousand dollar was justification enough - even for murder...
Original title: I Would Rather Stay Poor
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Crime/Caper