4 options for your old employer retirement plan

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Should you roll over your old 401(k)?

If you’ve changed jobs or retired, you may still have retirement assets with your former employer. You have four options for taking control of your money: roll over into an Individual Retirement Account (IRA), leave your money where it is, move your assets to a new employer's plan, or cash out.

Option 1: Rolling over into an IRA

Option 2: Leaving your money where it is

Option 3: Move your assets into your new employer’s plan

Option 4: Cash out


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Want to learn more?

Our interactive rollover guide may help you evaluate your options so you can make an informed decision. You can also call 800-387-2331 (800-ETRADE-1) to speak with an E*TRADE Representative who will help you understand your choices and guide you through the process.

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