How Do I Maximize Retirement Income From My Portfolio?
By Dale Maley
Published: October 16, 2010.
Conventional financial planning wisdom assumes that retirees can withdraw a maximum of an inflation adjusted 4% of their retirement portfolio every year. Some recent research indicates the 4% safe withdrawal rate rule can be increased by following some decision based rules. This short story explores this recent research and illustrates how to maximize the income from a retirement portfolio.