An Outdated Strategy Could be Jeopardizing Your Retirement
Wade D. Pfau
One question we often get from employees is how much of a nest egg they need for retirement and/or how much retirement income their nest egg can produce. The traditional approach has been that you can safely withdraw about 4% of the initial value of your retirement savings and increase that amount each year with inflation.
Carter, Eric, "An Outdated Strategy Could be Jeopardizing Your Retirement" (2013). In the News. 487.