Hardship Letter Examples

   Hardship Letter to Retirement Withdrawal

My name is {Name} and I have an account with you under Account {Number}. I am writing to request a withdrawal of {monetary amount} from my {Name} account due to extreme hardship.

I understand that by withdrawing money from my 401K before {year}, I am subject to early withdrawal fees in the amount of {monetary amount}. However, I was faced with sudden and unexpected hardship on {date} when {I lost my job/was injured/had a family member die/etc.}. I am now in danger of {foreclosure/crushing medical bills/losing my car/going bankrupt}.

I have attached the necessary paperwork to this letter, documenting my necessary expenses and how the withdrawal will meet these charges.

Please grant me the {amount} so that I can recover from this temporary hardship. Thank you for your consideration and any help you can provide.

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