4% is more of a guideline than a rule

Originally published on Marketwatch.com http://www.marketwatch.com/story/4-is-more-of-a-guideline-than-a-rule-2014-08-26 In my last column I wrote about some considerations retirees should make when calculating how much money they are planning to withdraw from their retirement portfolio. I closed that article with a very brief discussion of the Trinity Study, also known as the 4% rule. The Trinity study was originally […]

Northern Nevada Used to be a Boomtown – It Can Be Again

Originally published on Nevada Business.com http://www.nevadabusiness.com/2014/08/northern-nevada-used-boomtown-can/ In early June, one of my clients asked me if it were safe to invest in real estate in northern Nevada. My response: Only if you are sure of two things: 1) If the margins tax on the November ballot would be defeated; 2) If northern Nevada would get […]