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by StayPuft
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: General questions and comments
Topic: My income keeps increasing even after I retire.
Replies: 4
Views: 509

Re: My income keeps increasing even after I retire.

It's not uncommon for the portfolio value graph to increase throughout your plan, even as you're taking regular withdrawals. In fact, this is often the case when you create a plan that has a typical 85% or higher probability of success. But keep in mind that the graph shows the median (50% percenti...
by StayPuft
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: General questions and comments
Topic: My income keeps increasing even after I retire.
Replies: 4
Views: 509

Re: My income keeps increasing even after I retire.

When you say your income keeps increasing, what output are you looking at that's telling you this? In general, when you're seeing confusing things from the planner, it can help to set the spending policy to stable, which turns off the dynamic withdrawal feature of the program. This feature is expla...
by StayPuft
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:36 am
Forum: General questions and comments
Topic: My income keeps increasing even after I retire.
Replies: 4
Views: 509

My income keeps increasing even after I retire.

Hi! I just downloaded the program and am just getting a feel for it. I feel like I'm missing something, but I can't figure out what I'm doing wrong. I inputted my current taxable and tax-free portfolio values, as well as taxable and tax-free annual savings. I put my retirement age at 65. When I run ...