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Inflation, inflation, inflation…and safe withdrawal rate

One of the widely-accepted doctrines of FIRE is “save 25x your annual expenses and you’re done”. Or, flipped round, that we can safely withdraw 4% per year without going broke. Returns will cover that withdrawal and leave enough added nominal value in the portfolio to compensate for inflation. The 4% “rule” has been open to…… Continue reading Inflation, inflation, inflation…and safe withdrawal rate