Strategies for a Shaky Market: the timing of retirement withdrawa
This was a really interesting article from US News & World Report. It's the first one I've run across which points out the timing of when you start taking distributions is extremely important: not age, but the state of the market at the time you begin.
They have a terrible website - it took me forever to track down the URL for this article! Hope it proves useful to those here. The website is free and you don't need to register.
Here is a link that might be useful: Portfolio Strategies for a Shaky Market