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Online Appointments Convenient and Easy Way to Connect with ETF

If you are nearing retirement and have your retirement estimate in hand:

  • Do you have questions about your options or the retirement estimate itself?
  • Are you unable to wait for the next available in-person appointment with an ETF benefits specialist?

Then try an online retirement appointment! 
These appointments are secure, private retirement appointments with a Department of Employee Trust Funds benefits specialist.

Together, you and the specialist talk by telephone and review online your retirement estimate and annuity payment options, and discuss the retirement process in general. Online appointments are convenient and easy to schedule.

Find out whether an online retirement appointment is right for you: Contact ETF at 1-877-533-5020 or send an email inquiry.

Here is what WRS members have said about our online appointments:

"The specialist was very helpful and knowledgeable. I would have made different (worse!) choices for my annuity had I not had an opportunity to discuss my options. This is an EXTREMELY valuable service to WRS participants."

"Thanks for doing this type of appointment. It was very effective and informative. It was great not having to travel!"

"Very useful; I was happy I did not to have to travel...and it felt as if I was actually meeting with the specialist in-person; all my questions were answered. Thank you!"

"The specialist was very knowledgeable about the topic and answered all of our questions...was able to stimulate thought in areas we may not have [considered]. The Go-to-Meeting tool works great and enhances the ability to cover this material in great depth remotely."