All WRS Employers
Vol. 18, No. 20
December 5, 2001
Benefit Presentations Set for February - April 2002
The Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) will offer 10 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, including Act 11 changes,
and other WRS benefit programs.
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. Each session is free and runs from
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. All locations are handicapped accessible with adequate
Attached to this Bulletin is a list of the presentation
dates and locations. We encourage you to reproduce the page for
display in the work areas. Take a moment and highlight any presentation(s)
held in your area. If you have an internal means of communication
(employee newsletter, Intranet, etc.) we would appreciate your assistance
by announcing the date, time and place of the public presentation(s)
that is in your area.
For more information, please contact Luana Schneider, ETF
Member Services Bureau at (608) 266-3463.