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by pjddjp
Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: General questions and comments
Topic: Retirement year is now but initial and retirement portfolio values differ
Replies: 8
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Re: Retirement year is now but initial and retirement portfolio values differ

Addendum - On thinking about this more, I realize that I do not understand. If I set my current age to 65 and the retirement age to 63, the "portfolio value at retirement" is still higher than the "initial portfolio value." How can we understand that?!
by pjddjp
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: General questions and comments
Topic: Retirement year is now but initial and retirement portfolio values differ
Replies: 8
Views: 5381

Retirement year is now but initial and retirement portfolio values differ

Dear All, Thank you for this software tool and this nice community. I have set the retirement age to my current age. I would expect the "initial portfolio value" to be the same as the "portfolio value at retirement," but they differ by about $50k (with the latter being higher). Even if I set the ret...