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Finances, Taxes

Advice from laid off, retired, resigned members.

Join the HPAA Finance Forum -- ongoing discussions of US personal finance issues from an ex-HP perspective.

What I wish I had known before I left HP -- surprises and hazards -- based on input from dozens of HPAA members.

Final Earnings Statement and Annual W-2 -- member advice on how to obtain them.

Stock and options issues for HP alumni -- where are my stock records? Employee purchase cost basis. Investor purchase cost basis. Options. DXC and Micro Focus issues.

Social Security -- member advice from an ex-HP perspective. Video and slides from the August 2016 HPAA Social Security Administration webinar.

HP Retirement Plans -- links to documents, discussions, and contacts.

Contacts for former employees -- member advice: stock records, employment and salary verification, Payroll. W-2, HP Retirement Services Center at Fidelity, HP Benefits Center, etc.

Unclaimed Property -- be sure to check state unclaimed property sites for lost shares, uncashed dividend checks, and other stray money. No need to pay anyone

See also: HP-administered benefits -- annual enrollment, COBRA, troubleshooting retiree health coverage.

For more mutual help on these topics and many others, join the HP Alumni Association. You are eligible to join the HP Alumni Association if you were formerly a regular, direct employee of Hewlett-Packard, HP Inc, or Hewlett Packard Enterprise– or have a defined retirement or termination date.  Thanks to the HPAA's Supporting Members, there is no charge to join.

The Hewlett-Packard Alumni Association is an independent volunteer organization of former HP, HP Inc, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise employees – and current employees in the process of leaving. Operated by former employees who volunteer their time; not officially endorsed or supported. 


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