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.
Annuitant Teacher Members: Important Board Election Under Way
The Department of Employee Trust Funds is conducting an election among retired teachers to select the Teachers Retirement Board’s annuitant teacher member. Seven candidates are vying for the position. Voters must cast ballots by February 28.
Pharmacy Benefits: Saving on Your Prescriptions
Watch this ETF eLearning to learn how to reduce your out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs. The program provides an overview of members' cost-share for generic, brand name and specialty drugs, along with tips for saving money. Also includes an easy-to-read, printable resource sheet containing tips, phone numbers, and information on copayments/coinsurance charges is linked to the program.
WRS: Economic Impact
The Wisconsin Retirement System paid $4.9 billion in benefits in 2016. More than 85% of WRS retirees live in Wisconsin. They purchase goods and services and pay taxes. Get the facts and learn why the WRS is strong for Wisconsin.
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