Top 7 Reasons to Roll Over Your 401(k) to an IRA


Tim Parker of Investopedia shares some benefits of rolling over your 401(k) when you leave a job.

Whenever you change jobs, you have several options with your 401(k) plan account. You can cash it out, leave it where it is, transfer it into your new employer’s 401(k) plan (if one exists), or roll it over into an individual retirement account (IRA).