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7 Retirement-Portfolio Withdrawal Mistakes to Avoid

Asset allocation, time horizons, and taxes can complicate withdrawal-rate planning.

Note: This article was originally published on Dec. 11, 2017.

Some errors in retirement-portfolio planning fall into the category of minor infractions rather than major missteps. Did you downplay foreign stocks versus standard asset-allocation advice, or hold a bit more cash than you needed? It's probably not going to have a big impact on whether your money lasts throughout your retirement years.