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How Much Equity Exposure Is Too Much in Retirement?

Retirees require stocks' growth potential, but they need a cash and bond buffer, too.

Susan Dziubinski: Hi, I'm Susan Dziubinski with Morningstar. Given today's meager yields on fixed income and cash instruments, some retirees may be wondering if they should just go all-in on stocks. Joining me today to talk about how retirees can think about rightsizing their equity allocations is Christine Benz. Christine is Morningstar's director of personal finance.

Hi, Christine. Thank you for being here today.