WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

Wisconsin Deferred Compensation Program News

There’s a lot to share about the WDC! Topics include tips for keeping your account safe and secure; new IRS contribution limits; and a popular investment option is changing its share class – and comes with a lower expense ratio.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

Choosing When to Retire Webinar

We're offering extra sessions of this popular webinar through December 15.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

Know Your Benefits

I am a new employee and on information overload. What’s the best way for me to learn about my WRS benefits and the options available to me?

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

Board Election Update: Call for Nominations

Teachers and educational support personnel: Here is your opportunity to serve fellow WRS members by participating on a WRS governing board!

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

Know Your Options: Variable Trust Fund Participation

Are you one of the approximately 37,000 active employees currently participating the Variable Trust Fund? ETF encourages you periodically review and understand how the Variable Fund affects your benefits, both before and during retirement.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

How Does Interest Crediting Work?

Annual interest is credited each December 31 on monies that have been in the system for the full calendar year. This information can be found on your WRS Annual Statement of Benefits, distributed each April.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

ETF’s Projections for Core Effective Rates and Adjustments

Your WRS account is credited annually with the effective rate of interest. ETF will announce rates in February. In the meantime, see ETF’s projections for the Core effective rate and the Core annuity adjustment (for retirees).

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 15, 2022 8:00am Nov 2022 Edition

New! Video Series on Health Benefits

Here are three new videos to help group health program members – whether new enrollees or long-time participants, retired or non-retired – understand how their benefits work and how to transition care to a new plan.