The Department of Employee Trust Funds, including all customer service phone lines, will be closed for business on Thursday, November 25, due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday. ETF’s customer service call center staff will be available beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Friday, November 26.
The Group Insurance Board today approved a contract extension with UnitedHealthcare for the Medicare Advantage plan through 2025. The Board also reviewed multiple strategic initiatives related to the State of Wisconsin Group Health Insurance Program.
The Group Insurance Board (Board) moved forward with the 5% increase to the employee premium rates effective April 1, 2022. For rates effective April 1, 2022 - March 31, 2023, please see Group Life Insurance Plan Monthly Rates (ET-2164).
The Group Insurance Board has approved the Wisconsin Public Employer Group Life Insurance premium rates for local employees. Claims experience has been stable, resulting in no change to local employee premium rates for 2021.
When the holiday season is in full swing, it’s more critical than ever to keep on track with your spending. At this webinar on November 17, you'll learn tips and tricks that will help you avoid overspending. Register now for the morning or evening session!
Take action soon! Learn about year-end deadlines for making additional contributions, purchasing creditable service, withdrawing a health insurance application, and canceling Variable Fund participation.
Gov. Tony Evers proclaimed the month of October as National Retirement Security Month in Wisconsin. The proclamation is part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness about the importance of exploring options and saving to ensure a financially secure retirement.
Be sure to include an ETF webinar or two in your busy fall and winter calendars! Learn how your WRS benefits work. Get your questions answered by an ETF benefits specialist. Make informed decisions throughout your career.