No. of Recommendations: 5
Now that the client has "won the game", she wants to never ever take a year-to-year loss. Some people are like that. De gustibus non disputandum est. When they win the game they want to head for the bleachers and clip coupons for the rest of their life.

If they never want to take a loss from year to year, they need to go back to work until they have $4 million. They haven't won they game, they are nearly at halftime. At that point the the 1% CD rate will give them $40,000 per year to live. And they will still need to clip coupons.

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