Originally Posted by Gazingus
I want to retire on my 50th birthday in June 2011 using a 72t. Should I talk to a fee-only advisor or just trust all the retired people on this forum to be my guide?
Looks like you are already ahead of the game. When I was thinking about retiring early, my questions were, "What the heck is a 72t? People are allowed to do that?"
I agree about first and foremost, listen to yourself, then use a fee-only planner or the eccentrics
as a sounding board.