Hardly a week goes by without our having several discussions about the financial aspects of retirement. This week we address some issues from the last several days. How much house can I afford? The traditional rule of thumb—i.e., not more than 28% of your monthly income going for a mortgage payment—is not particularly helpful. There
This week we review recent research on safe withdrawal rates for retirees, present several points of view, with the final article summarizing the merits of several approaches.