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MoneyBoss: Your Guide to Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship: Retirement

Resources to help you with budgeting, saving, credit, starting a business, investing and more.

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See also our Investing section to find more resources about investing in general that may also apply to retirement accounts.

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Stranded retirement accounts

Do you think you may have left a retirement account behind at a former job? Or maybe you'e not sure if you did? The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College estimates that about 21 million vested retirement accounts in the United States are inactive. In 2018, the average value of assets in these inactive accounts was about $60,000.

Here are some resources that you can use to check on whether or not you have a stranded account at a former employer:

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