Five Good Questions for Michael Kitces of Pinnacle
The portfolio expert shares his views on wealth management, the 4% rule and a variety of other financial-planning hot topics.
Does the prudent withdrawal rate still hold?
Until a few years ago, conventional wisdom held that a 4 percent to 4.5 percent annual withdrawal rate was considered prudent. But in the height...
Chief Risk Officer
With retirement shaping up as the New Frontier, advisors are being forced to rethink client risk -- and mitigate that risk as never before. It's...
As director of financial planning for a thriving fee-based firm in Maryland, Michael E. Kitces serves largely as the self-described "nerd that finds the answer...
FPA: The Next Generation
In your article "A Full Plate for the FPA" (June 2005), you indicated that the establishment of NexGen is a major reason why the FPA...