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Subject:  Re: Roll Over Date:  1/11/2000  9:38 AM
Author:  TMFPixy Number:  17637 of 78168

Greetings, KVFisher, and welcome. You wrote:

<<Last summer my company was bought out by a mega-monster behemoth defence contractor. We had been a relatively small (<200 employees) company, and were made an offer we collectively couldn't refuse. The short story is that our buy out gave each of us a bit of "found money" which was rolled over to us from our 401k plan -- i.e. pre-tax income, and was eligible for rollover to an IRA.

I took the lump sum and after opening an E*Trade account