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To Retiring and Nervous

We were in a similar situation. Paid $1200 to a financial planner to tell us how to place our funds so my husband could retire in 2 years at age 55. There was to be $1200 from his company pension, $1,000 from our mutual funds, and $3,000 a month using the 72T on the 401K, WRONG! When we went to the planner to set everything up, he contacted a CPA and we were told because of our ages,life expectancy, and amount in the 401K (approx. $500,000) we would only be allowed to take out about $1,100 a month until my husband reached 59-1/2. Needless to say, we are no longer working with that financial planner.
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