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Author: intercst Big funky green star, 20000 posts Top Favorite Fools Top Recommended Fools Feste Award Nominee! Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 75402  
Subject: 2013Update: Real-Life Retiree Investment Returns Date: 4/29/2014 7:04 PM
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Here's my annual update on how several retiree portfolios have fared under a 4% inflation-adjusted withdrawal beginning in 1994 when I quit working.

http://www.retireearlyhomepage.com/reallife14.html

If you maintained a diversified portfolio of largely equities over the past 19 years, you'll likely need to buy a boat or an airplane to soak up the excess cash flow.

intercst
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Author: tjscott0 Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: 74904 of 75402
Subject: Re: 2013Update: Real-Life Retiree Investment Ret Date: 4/30/2014 2:33 PM
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Thanks for your yeoman's work on investment returns. I can see I wasted alot of time & effort in picking stocks & mutual funds. Shoulda just saved in VBINX. Woulda left alot of free time for more play.<grin>

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Author: RetiredVermonter Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: 75064 of 75402
Subject: Re: 2013Update: Real-Life Retiree Investment Ret Date: 5/26/2014 6:22 PM
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Bravo, intercst! BRAVO!

Love your common sense and hard work.

Vermonter

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