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Author: wcfenton Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 19222  
Subject: Re: Income in Retirement Date: 10/30/2001 9:49 PM
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Just hot wind...

Is retirement really as difficult as I have been reading in the last umpteen posts?? It sounds like you have to be an accountant, a tax expert, a stock broker, a financial advisor, and I don't know what else just to enjoy retirement without worrying yourself sick! Continual adjustments to this and that part of your portfolio, constructing a perpetual ladder (whatever that is), etc., etc.

It seems to me that retirement should be a much simpler, less complicated life than I see portrayed here. Something must be wrong with our system. Any thoughts??

Bill
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