There are many reasons why a person leaves his or her job. It could be for a change of career, or to go for better employment options with a bigger salary and benefits. But whatever the reason, leaving a job will surely bring about a lot of change and difficulties. If you have stayed in your previous job for a long time, chances are you have invested in your employer’s retirement plan, usually a 401k. Now that you have left your job, you have free reign as to how you want your invested 401k funds to be utilized. A … Read more at 2009 Tax.