Roth Conversions and Your Post-Retirement Redzone Webinar

If you are retired there are several key planning tools and sources of income that can impact your financial future.

We recently hosted a webinar for a conversation on planning strategies that can help keep you in the post-retirement redzone, including:

  • Roth conversions and when it makes sense to utilize them
  • Minimize taxes in retirement
  • Medicare costs and secondary coverage considerations

Please Note: This webinar was presented to an audience of United Airlines pilots, but the concepts discussed regarding Roth conversions and their interaction with Medicare premiums have broad applicability to all airline pilots.

View the recording and download the presentation

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Getting Started

Our team works with Southwest Airlines pilots to create customized financial and retirement plans so you can make a smooth transition from airline pilot to retirement or another career. We’ll begin with our financial planning process, which allows us to understand what makes you happy and what it will cost. With a better understanding of your goals, we are able to determine the income and assets necessary to achieve them. To get started, fill out our Optimized Portfolio questionnaire which will help us assess your portfolio construction.

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401(k) Professional Portfolio Management

A critical part of your retirement success is your ability to contribute to a tax‐advantaged retirement plan to maximize your retirement dollars. You have several options regarding how to manage your retirement assets. Each has pros and cons and should be reviewed in comparison to your personal goals.

Self Manage

Among existing core plan investment options.

Schwab Personal Choice Retirement Account® (PCRA)

A self‐directed brokerage account, similar to a regular brokerage account, PCRA gives you access to many investment choices and allows you to invest in individual stocks, over 2,000 mutual funds and Exchange‐Traded Funds (ETFs) with up to 95% of your 401(k) Plan and Southwest Airlines Pilots Retirement Savings Plan account balance.

Use a Third Party Investment Advisor

A qualified third party investment advisor will manage funds for you.

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Bob Warner, Managing Director, The Pilot Program
Robert Warner, Executive Vice President

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Our Pilot Planning team is committed to assisting you and your family plan for retirement, transition into retirement and live comfortably through retirement. Several of our advisors had previous careers with major airlines, so they have firsthand understanding of your situation. Contact one of our advisors today.

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