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Subject:  Re: jump start Date:  9/24/1997  12:05 PM
Author:  rayvt Number:  377 of 78167

Finally, a victim---er,uh, I mean "customer". (He said, rubbing his hands in glee!)

Read my recent 4-part posting on "Drawdown". Invest her money in a UV2 strategy, and draw no more than 10% a year, and she will probably never run out of money. Drawing $10K from a $70K portfolio is 14%, so there is a possibility that she might go broke. If you want me to run detailed numbers for you, email me, and I will. I'd suggest staggered UV2 portfolio, spaced 3 or 4 or 6 months apart. Each portfolio would have a holding period of 12 or 18 months. As each one comes due, withdraw the proportional amount of living expen