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Entering a 60/40 Wold Stock World Bond portfolio
Old 09-11-2016, 08:07 PM   #1
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Entering a 60/40 Wold Stock World Bond portfolio

If one just wants to change the "couch potato" example but go to
60% equities
40% bonds
.14% fees
(for example Vanguard LifeStrategy Mod Growth fund VSMGX)
How would one do that?
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Old 09-16-2016, 11:32 AM   #2
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It appears that you cannot customize your portfolio to have world stocks and world bonds. The data built into FIREcalc is for US. As the note on that page says:

(The choices available are those for which we have suitable historical data. When we obtain more data, we will add additional options.)

Having said that, i think you can still use it to get a pretty good general idea of your possibility of success or failure, using a 60% US stock and 40% US bond.
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