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Subject:  Re: Annunities Date:  8/6/1999  12:55 PM
Author:  gdinwiddie Number:  12894 of 75886

...I can take the CREF money as a lump sum (a dumb idea!), role it over to any IRA I want to use...

Why is that a dumb idea? It seems to me that moving the money into an IRA gives you flexibility both in where it is invested and in the distribution of the funds to you.

- George
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