WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 3:01pm Nov 2019 Edition

Contribution Rates to Increase Slightly in 2020

Required contribution rates for all Wisconsin Retirement System covered employees will increase slightly in 2020. The new rates go into effect for salaries and wages paid beginning January 1.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 3:01pm Nov 2019 Edition

WRS is Among Best-Funded Public Pension Plans

The WRS is one of several plans featured in a recent PEW Charitable Trusts article describing how the best-funded retirement plans use cost-sharing mechanisms to maintain fiscal health and keep costs predictable.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 3:01pm Nov 2019 Edition

Get a Flu Shot—Not the Flu

Flu season is approaching and typically runs through May—now is the time to get a flu vaccine! To stay in the clear this season, the CDC recommends a three-step approach. Plus, find out about workplace flu shot clinics near you.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 3:01pm Nov 2019 Edition
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Pay Attention to Year-End Deadlines

Here are some of the most frequent actions you can take regarding your benefits at this time of year, and associated deadlines.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 12:00pm Nov 2019 Edition

ETF Participates in Pharmacy Cost Study

ETF has been awarded a technical assistance grant from the National Governors Association to continue the work ETF has been doing with the Wisconsin Pharmacy Cost Committee. Learn about committee membership, the scope of its activities, and access links to meeting agendas.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 12:00pm Nov 2019 Edition

Well Wisconsin Webinar: Healthy Eating for the Holidays

Tune into this Well Wisconsin Program webinar to learn ways to stay healthy through the holidays, including mindful eating, health coaching, and recipe substitutions.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 12:00pm Nov 2019 Edition

Take Action With My Info

Update your personal information and take action for your benefits with our new webpage, My Info.

WRS News Online for Employees
Nov 12, 2019 12:00pm Nov 2019 Edition

November and December Webinars Set

ETF offers a full slate of “retirement prep” webinars through November and December. We're offering 6 topics and 15 different sessions!