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I've long been qurious about this 4% drawdown figure. It appears that one can buy a lifetime annuity (at age about 60) that will pay closer to 5.5%/year of your purcahse price, or about 5% with cost-of-living adjustment.

Hi Zmei. What happens to that 5% draw after a couple of years of 3.5% inflation? Just food for thought.


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