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SirTas: I used to have DW listed as my primary beneficiary for both my IRA and my 401(k). Since she as recently (within the past two years or so) been victim of several internet scams and for some reason continues to be strongly fascinated by emails from Third Word nations mentioning million dollar sums, I changed the primary beneficiary to my two DDs (50% each).

Did the beneficiary change to the 401(k) include your wife's signed/notarized waiver of her beneficiary rights? If not, she'll still get the 401(k).
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