Will the 4% Rule Work?

Can your nest egg last your whole lifetime? It’s getting tougher to tell.

Conventional wisdom says you can take 4% from your savings the first year of retirement, and then that amount plus more to account for inflation each year, without running out of money for at least three decades.

The Wall Street Journal article in the link below presents some valuable strategies for implementing/modifying this rule to make it work for you.

4% Rule