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Hi there:

I am planning to rollover (or is it transfer?) the cash balance from my previous employer's pension plan to an IRA. I am not planning to leave this money in IRA until I retire. Since I already have a traditional IRA, could I simply direct my ex-employer to transfer the entire sum into that account? Or should I start a new conduit IRA?

As for my 401(k), I suppose I can roll the money to my preexisting IRA, right? BTW, I won't be transferring the money back to another 401(k) plan.

Thanks for all your help in advance!

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