What happens if someone spaces out in changing the beneficiary on their 401K and their spouse is still on there?

Lakeville, MN family law attorney Julie Seymour talks about whether or not you can remove your spouse as a beneficiary from your 401K if after a divorce.

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Phone: (952) 255-8735


It happens all the time and that issue is litigated all of the time. Yep, so it’s extremely important to look at who your designation was prior to your divorce or during your marriage and then reassign that beneficiary following a divorce.