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Perspectives Contributor:

Mark N. Fortier, CFA

February 2, 2016

Spending in Retirement: It’s Complicated

You may have missed that the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) released a study on retirement spending back in November.* The headline conclusion was that while spending in retirement tends to fall slightly over time on average, the spending patterns of individual retirees vary pretty widely. If markets don’t perform...