A Tale Of Two Retirements: One Good, One Bad- Episode 106
How is it possible that two individuals could retire with the exact same portfolio allocation and use the exact same withdrawal strategy, and yet one is still going strong after 40 years while the other is completely destroyed before year 10?
The problem comes with the uncontrollable element of investing: the stock market itself. What happens with the markets in the first few years after retirement can determine the success or failure of a financial strategy.
This is why your strategy needs to anticipate what may happen before it actually does happen. Learn more about how to potentially protect yourself from the uncontrollable market swings with podcast host Johnny Dean and Rick “The Professor” Plum, CFP® on this week’s episode of Managing Your Financial Future!
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