MCCrockett’s Activity

Sun Aug 23


Boards Post

MCCrockett replied to the Retired Fools board. 3:00 PM

Re: Investing RMD Withdrawals

Our monthly income is VA disability and both our SS.

I probably should have mentioned that I am a disabled Vietnam Era veteran and receive VA disability compensation that is not taxable. Unlike Social Security, COLA is not [more]

Sat Aug 22


Boards Post

MCCrockett posted to the Retired Fools board. 4:14 PM

Investing RMD Withdrawals

I am seeking advice from Retired Fools that have reached 70-1/2 years of age on how to invest unneeded RMD withdrawals from my IRA.

I wasn't in a rush to retire and retired in 2013 at age 68 after my wife turned 66. My Social Security [more]

Fri Jul 31


Boards Post

MCCrockett replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:51 PM

Re: Poll: Business News Channels

I voted "What's business news?" I haven't had a TV for three years (as of this week, actually), and I haven no plans to change that.

You don't need a TV to access business new. Based on your comment, you have an internet [more]

Sun Jun 7


Boards Post

MCCrockett replied to the Retirement Investing board. 3:58 PM

Re: So what do I calculate 4% of?

Why do you need to calculate a reasonable amount of money to spend each year?

My first thought would be to look at how much I spent over the last 3-5 years. From that total, subtract any extraordinary expenses that are not likely to recur. [more]


Boards Post

MCCrockett replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:25 PM

Re: Income Distribution for age 65+ Group

More current information is available from, however, it is a painful exercise to find the right table that provides this data. You might want to look at the following AARP Public Policy [more]

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating < 20
Player Rank 0 out of 75175
Score 0.00
Score Change Today 0
Accuracy 0.00%
Active Picks 0
Total Picks 0
Best Pick ( 0)
Worst Pick ( 0)
Average Score per Pick 0.00
Charms Earned 0
Highest Rated Favorite No Favorites Selected
Go to MCCrockett’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Board Posts 19
Recs Received 17
People who have rec'd these posts 16
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) N/A
Threads Started 3
Threads Started Percentage 15.79 %
Most Frequent Board Retirement Investing
Very First Post RMD, Wrap Fees, and Taxes (4/30/2013)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 36.84 %
Show MCCrockett’s 10 Latest Posts