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Rayvt analyzes,

$500K is not a large sum to retire on. Locking 25% of your retirement money into an illiquid, non-return-producing asset doesn't strike me as a good idea.


Wouldn't that depend? Maybe this guy's pension and Social Security more than meet his annual living expenses, so the $500K is all gravy?

A professor (medical doctor) at the OHSU Oregon Medical School retired a couple of years ago with a $76,000/month State pension. I don't think he's worried about the size of his retirement nestegg or what it's invested in.

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