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If you wish to plan to be in the majority, that's fine for you. Some of us prefer to plan to be in the minority.

Fair enough. But where do you stop? Do you plan for hitting 125? If not, why not?

And, of course, whatever age one plans to live to .... has no bearing on what age they WILL live to. It's all statistics and percentages and increasing mortality rate.

Once you have enough money, the chances of outliving your money are miniscule. Retire with $2,000,000 and have reasonable withdrawals (no yachts) (no cat food, either), and you will outlive your money. Barring something like a major war, biological disaster, etc.

That was my plan. Have enough money at retirement that I wouldn't need to make extraordinary plans to be financially secure. For me, living to 125 or 150 wouldn't be a financial concern.
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