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Some of you may remember the details, sorry for the repeat, new twist --

My wife mostly retired at the end of 2018. Because she was still working 10 hr/week, and because we are young, 56 and 62, and because she has a pension already, I figured that an SWR of 2% was a good (very safe) place to start.

So 10hrs a week quickly moved to 25 hrs a week. That has meant we are hardly taking any money out of our retirement. Come mid-July, she will fully retire and be working 0 hours/week. Bye-bye income.

My question is, should we stick with the net worth/SWR figured at the end of last year, or should we start over in July?

Any thoughts?

Lisa
in MA
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