April is Financial Literacy Month

Happy Financial Literacy Month! Now is a good time to find out how you can increase your retirement benefits by making additional contributions, purchasing commendable service, and participating in Wisconsin’s Deferred Compensation Program. The Department of Employee Trust Funds and the WDC offer educational resources to help you get started on the path to financial wellness. Attend one of these upcoming webinars:

ETF Webinar: Preparing for your retirement

Find out how to maximize the benefits of the Wisconsin retirement system during your working years and in preparation for retirement. Topics include: your WRS account balances; how your account grows through investment income; when you can retire; options for receiving your retirement benefit; retirement health and life insurance; return to work rules; and much more.

Register for the following session:

April 26 at 6 p.m.

WDC Webinars:

retirement planning

What steps should you take to prepare for and enjoy your retirement? This webinar covers steps you need to take and considerations for retirement, including a timeline for pre-retirement prospects.

Register for one of the following sessions:

April 18 at 11:30 a.m.

April 21 at 3 p.m.

women and investing

How to use the WDC program to be more confident about your financial future. This webinar discusses retirement planning for women and encourages women to take advantage of their employer-sponsored plans to help them feel more confident about their financial future.

Register for the following session:

April 19 at 9:00 a.m.

Your path to retirement

Discover the value of enrolling in the WDC program and the benefits of saving and investing for your retirement. This webinar highlights plan design features and benefits, provides an overview of investment options, and explains how to enroll.

Register for one of the following sessions:

April 27 at 12:00 p.m.

April 29 at 10:30 a.m.