Resources to Uncover “Lost” or Old Retirement Plan Assets

by | Jun 17, 2024 | What's Happening

Unclaimed property in retirement plans can remain missing for many years. You may have left money when changing employers or retiring. Things get left behind or sometimes or you may not have known you were eligible for benefits. Here is a list of resources available to help you retrieve assets from a former employer retirement plan:

· National Registry of Unclaimed Retirement Benefits – Updated weekly.

· FreeERISA – Use this site to determine if a former employer rolled a participants 401(k) funds into a default IRA on their behalf. Registration for site use is free.

· Department of Labor – This is a searchable database of employers who have terminated or in the process of terminating their retirement plan.