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Subject:  Re: income generating strategies help Date:  12/5/2009  4:00 PM
Author:  BruceCM Number:  66533 of 80374

currently was reaching out to people with more history/experience in income investing and was looking for specific recommendations by individual Fools.

I have been an evolving income investor since 1999 when I retired from the military. DW and I had accumulated high 6 figures in RE sales over the years, and wanted it to start providing income that would sustain us through retirement years, along with extremely modest military pension, starting at age 48. Started research on asset allocation for sustainable 4 to 4.5% annual withdrawal rates, growing by 3% each year, and so on and so on.

But then as I looked at the stocks, I found that many of them were generating reliable dividend