All WRS Employers
Vol. 20, No. 13
August 29, 2003
Benefit Presentations Set for September-November, 2003
The Department of Employee Trust Funds (DETF) and other sponsors
will offer 14 free public presentations in September, October, and
November for Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) participants. Those
considering or planning retirement in the near future are encouraged
to attend. The workshops are valuable opportunities for members,
spouses and other individuals seeking general information on retirement
issues 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 about when to retire and how to determine actual benefits
will also be discussed. 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 presentation dates and locations. No reservations are needed
except for the Interactive Television presentations identified in
the presentation schedule. Feel free to reproduce the page for display
at your work site. Take a moment to 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 including the date, time and place of the public presentation(s)
in your area.
For more information, please contact Kristine Butch, DETF Member
Services Bureau at (608) 261-0153 or e-mail