Vol. 17, No. 29
December 15, 2000
Benefit Presentations Set for February-April
The Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) and other sponsors
will offer 15 free public presentations in February, March and April
for Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) participants, especially those
considering or planning retirement in the near future. The workshops
are valuable opportunities for members, spouses and other individuals
seeking general information on retirement issues and other WRS benefit
Topics covered during the presentations include calculating retirement
benefits, annuity options, disability benefits, separation benefits,
taxes, survivor benefits, and health and life insurance benefits.
Questions on when to retire and how to determine actual benefits
will also be discussed.
No reservations are needed except for the presentation hosted by
Cooperative Educational Service Agency (CESA) 7 Inter-active Learning
Services (ILS) on March 22. Each session is free. Most sessions
run from 7 to 9 p.m. except for the session held in Milwaukee on
March 14, which will run from 5 to 7 p.m. All locations are handicapped
accessible with adequate free parking.
Please inform your employees of the dates and locations. Attached
to this Bulletin is a list of the presentation
dates and locations. Feel free to reproduce the page for display
in the work areas. Take a moment and highlight presentations held
in your area.
For more information, please contact Luana Schneider, ETF Member
Services Bureau at (608) 266-3463 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.