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hey Vermonter:
Interesting post. As a young guy, I don't even fully understand post-retirement IRA distributions, but yours clarified a bit.

I always thought that, upon retiring, one would start to take regular, equal periodic distributions from it annually, generally, but from what youre saying then one can somewhat randomly allocate it to a "sweep account," then transfer right over to checking?

Is that correct? I mean can you clarify with a hypothetical?
Say, in January, you w/draw a grand, then don't need any till June, hypothetically?
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