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Dividend strategies have a gentle failure mechanism. A temporary loss of buying power no worse than 25% (or 20% if averaged over several years).

Liquidation strategies have a horrible, abrupt failure mechanism. Bankruptcy.

[The inflation rate for the last 10 and 20 years were 2.5% and 2.8% (I forget which corresponds to a single decade.) Inflation is now headed higher, but how much? Run sensitivity studies, as needed, to assess the effect.]

Have fun.

John Walter Russell
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