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Subject:  Re: bankrupcty/401k Date:  10/27/2000  5:08 PM
Author:  TMFPixy Number:  25788 of 81339

Greetings, Ontour, and welcome. You asked:

<<can the courts make you use your 401k to pay debts >>

No, your 401k plan assets are exempt from the claims of creditors. Unless, of course, that creditor is an ex-spouse who is claiming a court-ordered division of the 401k as a result of divorce. :-)

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