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Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds

ETF administers retirement, insurance and other benefit programs for state and local government employees and retirees of the Wisconsin Retirement System.

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Get Your Financial Fitness Checkup by November 25

Do you have big dreams and even bigger expenses? Itís time to get financially fit. Take ETFís confidential and free Financial Fitness Checkup by November 25. The survey only takes 10 minutes to complete and can be accessed 24/7 via any computer or mobile device. Learn about your individual financial wellness and level of financial knowledge. Plus youíll get tips on how to save, tools for budgeting, and ideas for retirement.

Increase Your Retirement Benefit - Now

As an active employee member of the Wisconsin Retirement System, you can supplement your retirement benefit by making additional contributions to your WRS account and, if eligible, buying creditable service. Your money will be invested in the Core and Variable (if applicable) trust funds and earn the effective rate of interest each year until you take a benefit. To learn more, register for one of three Additional Contributions webinars in November.

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Follow us on Twitter at @WI_ETF. You’ll receive important WRS-related benefit news and information, including legislation, investment returns, end-of-year deadlines, webinars, meeting notices, presentations, EMPOWER campaign updates, and much more.


We encourage you to sign up for ETF E-mail Updates using the link next to the red envelope. Signing up for this free service ensures that you will be notified when important information is added to our site.

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WRS Performance*

Calendar Year 2015
as of 10/31/15

Core: 1.5%
Variable: 1.0%

*Subject to final calculation