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Retirees: Are You Spending Too Much?

Christine Benz

Note: This article is part of Morningstar's January 2016 5-Step Retirement Portfolio Assessment Week special report. An earlier version of this article appeared on Jan. 25, 2015. 

How much can you spend in retirement without outliving your money? It's one of the most fundamental questions confronting anyone who's retired--or getting ready to.