Laid Off Workers: How to Find Health Insurance and Manage Your 401(k)

To the 524,000 Americans who lost their jobs last month, here’s what you should do now

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Many Americans get health insurance and retirement benefits through their employer. But when you lose your job, as 524,000 Americans did last month, you lose your health and retirement benefits. And if you’re approaching retirement age, it can be particularly difficult to find affordable health care and keep your retirement plans on track.

Check out these tips for finding health insurance and managing your 401(k) if you are laid off.