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.
Financial Fitness Program
ETF’s Financial Fitness Program can help you take control of your financial future. This exclusive program, available to all Wisconsin Retirement System members, offers free online financial educational resources for 12 months and a free consultation with a financial advisor. Start with a Financial Fitness CHECKUP, a confidential and secure online survey that helps you discover your strengths and weaknesses of your personal financial knowledge and situation. The checkup only takes 10 minutes to complete! Learn more about the program.
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.
WRS: Low Cost for Taxpayers
State and local governments in Wisconsin spend 2.28% of their budgets on public pensions. The national average is 4.48%. No general taxes are required to support the Wisconsin Retirement System. Get the facts and learn why the WRS is strong for Wisconsin.
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