Thu, 15 Aug 2013
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Morningstar's John Rekenthaler offers his thoughts on how retirees should approach their withdrawals, particularly the 4% rule, the need for flexibility, and the role of longevity.
Christine Benz's 2000-2012 simulations for bucketed retiree portfolios produced some interesting takeaways on rebalancing , the 4% rule, and more.
How investors can use the recent interest-rate-driven disruption as a stress-test for their portfolios. Plus, a new retirement income tool and some good news on prescription-drug costs.
Financial-planning expert Michael Kitces cautions retirees about holding too much cash in their portfolios, as simple rebalancing of stocks and bonds can provide needed income.
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