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Subject:  Re: Use 401K as collateral? Date:  8/4/2011  7:31 PM
Author:  gdett2 Number:  273 of 294

FoolishMiser,

I believe you missed one important point.

Any withdrawal from your 401K, other than rollover, will be subject to income tax.

When you payback the loan, there is no free transfer to the bank. There just isn't any such animal. You will pay income tax on that transfer.

Gene

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