Education

Important Dates to Consider at Retirement

2021

2022

Featured Zoom Education Sessions

Survivor Benefits

Presentation

Recording

Foundational Concepts

Presentation

Q&A

Recording

How DROP Works in Active Service and Retirement

Presentation

Q&A

Recording

Retirement Process with DPFP

Presentation

Q&A

Recording

Social Security

 Recording

The Big “D” – Divorce

Presentation

Recording

Disability Benefits

Presentation

Recording

Upcoming Live Zoom Education Sessions

October 2021 Education session dates

Location: Zoom Webinar

Date: November 3rd, 10th and 17th

Time: 9 am – 11 am

Educational Sessions

Description                                

Date & Time

How Drop Works In Active Service And Retirement

Zoom Webinar hosted by Aimee Crews

This session will discuss the process for a member to join DROP, how the monthly pension benefit builds the DROP account, the impact of the 100% Joint and Survivor benefit on the DROP account, and the annuitization of the DROP account upon retirement. For members that are pension eligible (50+ years of age or at least 20 years of service).

Click here to register.

November 3, 2021

9-11 A.M.

Foundational Concepts Of Your Pension 

Zoom Webinar hosted by Ann Matthews

This session will discuss the foundational concepts of your pension. We will review eligibility requirements, discuss service purchases, explain how your pension is calculated, as well as discuss the available options if you need to leave the City of Dallas before retirement. For members with at least 5 years of service.

Click here to register.

 

November 10, 2021

9-11 A.M.

Social Security

Zoom Webinar hosted by Expert Tom Clark

Tom Clark worked for the Social Security administration for 33 years. He has given more than 6,000 speeches while working for social security and is joining us to discuss how your pension from DPFP will affect the Social Security benefits you could receive based on your own work or your spouse’s work. This will include explanations of the Windfall Elimination Provision and Government Pension Offset. He will also discuss Medicare entitlement and when to file for Medicare Parts A and B. Tom will be making references to Social Security Statements. Feel free to download yours prior to the webinar by signing into your My Social Security account at www.ssa.gov.

Click here to register.

November 17, 2021

9-11 A.M.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Kimberly Boone

Phone: (214) 780-2826

Email: kimberlyb@dpfp.org

or

Azyeb Kidane

Phone: (214) 780-2820

Email: azyebk@dpfp.org