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Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds

ETF administers retirement, insurance and other benefit programs for state and local government employees and retirees of the Wisconsin Retirement System.

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It's Your Choice 2018

The It’s Your Choice 2018 open enrollment period for the State and Local Group Health Insurance Program is October 2-27, 2017. This is when you can make changes for next year, including switching health plans, adding supplemental benefits, changing coverage levels, or adding/removing certain dependents, for an effective date of January 1, 2018. Watch for your open enrollment materials at the end of September. In the meantime, review this page to learn about plans that are leaving the program and 2018 participating health plans by county and providers.

WRS: Low Administrative Costs

The Wisconsin Retirement System spends $21 less than the peer average of $90 per active member and annuitant. Get the facts and learn why the WRS is strong for Wisconsin.

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WRS Performance*

Calendar Year 2017
as of 8/31/2017

Core: 10.5%
Variable: 13.7*%

*Subject to final calculation