Department News
May 19, 2022 10:00am

GIB Approves Benefit Changes for Plan Year 2023

The GIB has approved several health and pharmacy benefit changes for plan year 2023. The changes were recommended by ETF, based on feedback from members, health plans, and other stakeholders.

Employer News
May 12, 2022 8:01am

June 2022 Well Wisconsin Resources Available

With summer right around the corner, Well Wisconsin is providing employers with the latest resources and activities to promote in June. Activities include the Five to Thrive fruit and veggies challenge, a cool crunch for those warm summer months, and the June inclusiveness calendar activities.

Employer News
May 9, 2022 8:00am

New Online Form: Disability Retirement Estimate Request

We’ve recently added a new online tool to our website, the Online Disability Retirement Estimate Request. Members can access this tool 24/7, and their requests are submitted directly to ETF for processing.

Department News
Apr 25, 2022 8:00am

ETF and SWIB to Present at WCOA Conference

ETF Secretary John Voelker and SWIB Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer Edwin Denson are keynote speakers at the Wisconsin Coalition of Annuitants Annual Conference. Retirees are invited to attend the virtual conference, which will be held in two half-day sessions on May 5 and May 19.

Department News
Apr 14, 2022 1:00pm
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April is Financial Literacy Month

Happy Financial Literacy Month! Find out how to increase your retirement benefit by taking in an upcoming webinar.

Employer News
Apr 14, 2022 8:00am

May 2022 Well Wisconsin Resources Available

In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness month, employers participating in the Group Health Insurance Program are encouraged to promote and share how the Well Wisconsin well-being activities, Well Wisconsin Radio and Kindness at Work can help with overall mental health and well-being. Please help reduce the stigma of mental health for your employees between now and the end of May.

Department News
Apr 7, 2022 9:00am
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2022 Statement of Benefits in the Mail

ETF has started mailing the WRS Annual Statement of Benefits to members. The statement is an employees’ once-a-year summary of their retirement account information.

Employer News
Apr 6, 2022 12:00am
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2022 WRS Annual Statement of Benefits Coming Soon

The WRS Annual Statement of Benefits will soon be delivered to active employees with WRS contribution balances as of December 31, 2021. Note: All active employees will receive their statement in the mail.