Wade Pfau Offers a New Approach to the Calculation of Safe Withdrawal Rates
Wade D. Pfau
Wade Pfau recently published an article in the Wall Street Journal (What Is the Sustainable Spending Rate for Retirees in 2016?) that offers a new take on the question of how to properly calculate the safe withdrawal rate. Wade modifies the concept a bit and offers new terminology to refer to his modified version of the concept — he calculates the “sustainable spending rate” rather than the “safe withdrawal rate.”
Bennett, Rob, "Wade Pfau Offers a New Approach to the Calculation of Safe Withdrawal Rates" (2016). In the News. 1561.