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Subject:  Re: OT: KISS Date:  8/10/2002  6:26 PM
Author:  FoolMeOnce Number:  73418 of 883304

Daryl40 writes:

Stupid for thinking that the bull would never end and that they could retire IN THE FIRST PLACE on amounts less than required by the 4% rule of thumb.

LOL. My local newspaper had an article recently about a guy whose retirement plans were dashed by the recent market ugliness. He was blaming everyone in sight; the CEO's, the Government, etc. It seemed that his retirement stash of $40K had been reduced to $10K.

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