Department News
Apr 11, 2019 12:00am

Event Cancellations in River Falls

ETF's "Preparing for Your Retirement" presentation tonight at River Falls High School and tomorrow's Group Retirement Appointment are both cancelled, due to weather conditions.

Department News
Apr 4, 2019 12:00am

ETF Provides Initial Review of 2019-2021 State Budget

On February 28, 2019, Governor Evers presented his 2019-2021 State Budget to the Legislature. The Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) has completed an initial review of the budget bill.

Department News
Mar 20, 2019 12:00am

Group Health Insurance Survey

The Office of Strategic Health Policy at the Department of Employee Trust Funds has partnered with the University of Wisconsin (UW) Center for Financial Security at the La Follette School of Public Affairs to conduct a survey.

Department News
Mar 8, 2019 12:00am

ETF Announces WRS Annuity Adjustments, Core: 0% (no change) Variable: -10% (decrease)

ETF today announced annuity adjustments for Wisconsin Retirement System retirees, effective May 1. There will be no change for most retirees, as the Core annuity adjustment is 0%. Retirees who also participate in the more volatile Variable Fund will see a 10% reduction in that portion of their monthly annuities.

Department News
Feb 22, 2019 12:00am

Public Hearing to Review Audit of Group Insurance Programs

A Joint Legislative Audit Committee hearing on the Legislative Audit Bureau’s audit of the administration and oversight of group insurance programs administered by the Department of Employee Trust Funds is set for 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 28, in Room 411 South of the State Capitol.