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Thursday, March 25, 2010

Two views on retirement planning and online calculators

This short video is worth watching because it gives differing views on doing the calculations for retirement planning. Kotlikoff's approach is a bit different from the typical planner in its application of economic theory - especially lifecycle consumption theory. Note the mention of potential conflict of interest in online calculators provided by the industry.


  1. Try reducing the width in your embedded html to 325 to get the video to fit into the frame. I believe their are two places you have to make the change.

  2. Thanks. As you can tell all of this is brand new to me and I am on a steep learning curve technologically.

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