What to Do If You Lose Your 401(k) Match By About Cash Flow Editor | 28 December, 2008 - 11:12 pm |24 January, 2015 Personal Finance What to Do If You Lose Your 401(k) Match. … Tough economic times may force your employer to reduce or eliminate its match in your 401(k) plan. What should investors do if this happens to them? Comments (0); See All Posts … More: continued here Tagged match. Bookmark the permalink.