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If you received a
"Potential Private Retirement Benefit Information"
notice from Social Security, it is usually based on outdated
information about a retirement plan or an employee stock fund. Note the "Year Reported" date on
the form included in the body of the notice. Here's how to
Benefits: (All benefits -- including health and
Agilent Service Center -- toll-free 1-877-989-2727
(operated by Fidelity.)
Time to untangle your stock! With any employer, no one but you
really cares about your employment-related stock. Due to the HP Breakup,
you may have stock in up to seven HP-related companies. It may not all
be held in the same place. Many find stray accounts -- or need to
retrieve stock or dividends turned over to a state as "unclaimed." With
each spinoff, the cost basis for your shares changed. You could pay
taxes twice on the same income. Your heirs won't need to know your cost
basis, but will need to find all the shares. An HP Alumni team developed
a step-by-step process to find and protect your stock. Go to
Comments about this page to:
- The company's official stock FAQ:
- HPAA member advice on the company's stock:
Key: Agilent is the legal successor to the
Hewlett-Packard business units -- instrument, medical,
analytical, component, etc. -- that were transferred to
Agilent in the
HP Breakup. (In turn, Keysight is now the legal
successor to the Agilent instrument business.)
Former employee or retiree of which company?
(Includes any retiree health coverage, pension, 401(k), etc.
-Left the Hewlett-Packard Company
before the May 2, 2000 Agilent spinoff and had worked in the HP businesses that
became Agilent -- instrument, medical, analytical, component, etc. --
classified as a former employee or retiree of Agilent.
worked in the HP or Agilent instrument business,
reclassified in the 2014 Keysight spinoff as a former employee or retiree of Keysight.
Employment verification and experience letters for Hewlett-Packard, HPInc, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, predecessor companies, and successor companies. How to provide
current and past employment status and salary to potential
employers, financial institutions, and government aid
agencies. Employment and salary verification:
Agilent Benefits. Retiree medical, retirement plan,
deferred profit-sharing plan, 401(k) plan, employee stock
ownership, and stock options are all administered by the
Agilent Service Center at Fidelity.
HP/HPE/Agilent/Keysight Retired Employees Club )
Contacting Agilent. Links to pages on Agilent's
- The "Contact
Us" page has a link for "General Suggestions and
Feedback" emails -- and gives the postal address for the
company's worldwide headquarters.
- The "Leadership" page gives the names of senior executives
-- including the CEO, head of Human Resources, and the chief
legal officer (General Counsel.)
- The "Contact
Us" page has a search directory of local company
* The informal "Agilent Alumni Forum" on Yahoo is operated by former
Agilent employees, not by the HPAA. The group is not officially endorsed
or supported by Agilent or HP.
The Hewlett-Packard Alumni Association is operated by former employees
who volunteer their time. Not officially endorsed or supported by any
about the HPAA
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