University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Benefits For Retirees

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Decision Points to Plan Your WRS Retirement
Presented by Sari King, Constituent Relations

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etf logoEmployee Trust Funds (ETF) Retirement Webinars & Presentations

ETF is offering a series of live, interactive webinars designed to increase your understanding of Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) benefits.

Spring 2016 Webinar Schedule - Now Available.

For more information and to register, please visit ETF Webinars.

ETF will be providing a free presentation for Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) members, especially for those considering or planning retirement in the near future.

Save the Date: Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Student Union, Ballroom West

For more information or to request special accommodations, contact: Barbara Willkomm, or 414-229-5353.

Additional ETF Resources:

Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF)

    - Employee Benefits at Retirement
    - Preparing for Retirement
    - Pre-Retirement Planning Programs

    - Public Presentations (By Region)
    - ETF Calculators
    - ETF Publications

RowePrice logoRetirement Plan Savings Strategy: 30 Minute Presentations and One-on-One Counseling Sessions
2016 Dates: Announced Soon!

Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Please join T.Rowe Price Planning & Guidance Consultant for your confidential consultation to help you become better informed and more confident about your TSA (tax shelter annuities) work place savings plan.  You will be able to explore your plan benefit in more depth, tap into T. Rowe Price  experience and expertise, and make decisions that help you meet your goals.

For more information or to request special accommodations, contact: Barbara Willkomm, or 414-229-5353.

Fidelity logoFidelity One on One Counseling Sessions:

2016 Dates: Monday, March 28, 2016

Time: 8:00 - 4:30
Location: Union, Rm 342

To schedule an on-site confidential consultation, visit or call 1-800-642-7131, Monday through Friday, 7:00am -11:00pm CT.  Access TTY service for the hearing impaired at 1-800-259-9743, Monday through Friday, 7:00am -11:00pm CT.

NOTE: If you would like to have a confidential consultation over the phone with a Fidelity Planning & Guidance Consultant, please call 1-800-328-6608, anytime Monday through Friday, 7:00am - 7:00pm CT. Guidance provided by Fidelity is educational in nature, is not individualized and is not intended to serve as the primary or sole basis for your investment or tax-planning decisions.

Keep in mind, investing involves risk. The value of your investment will fluctuate over time and you may gain or lose money.

Before investing in any investment option, please carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. For this and other information, call Fidelity at 1-800-343-0860 or visit for a free mutual fund prospectus. Read it carefully before you invest.

Additional Fidelity Resources:

    - Fidelity Brochure
Wisconsin Deferred Compensation Logo As a supplement to other retirement benefits or savings that you may have, the Wisconsin Deferred Compensation program allows you to save and invest extra money for retirement dreams. Whether you are a Wisconsin Deferred Compensation (WDC) Program participant or are thinking about enrolling, we invite you to attend any group seminar or one-on-one meeting with a WDC representative.

A WDC representative will be on Campus:

WDC Program Highlights

2016 Dates: Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Individual appointments are available
Location: Student Union, Room 342

To schedule an onsite confidential session please contact Joe Herron, Retirement Plan Counselor, at (262) 902-7817, or For more information please visit the Wisconsin Deferred Compensation website.


For more information or to request special accommodations, contact: Barbara Willkomm, or 414-229-5353.

tiaa cref logoTIAA-CREF One on One Counseling Sessions

2016 Dates:
Tuesday, June 7, Tuesday, July 12, Tuesday, August 2, and Wednesday, September 7.

Time: 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Location: UWM Student Union 342

TIAA CREF will be on campus offering individual counseling sessions to review your existing portfolio and individual situation.

Sign Up Today: To schedule a one on one session please contact TIAA-CREF directly at 800-732-8353 to speak with Chrysanthe Karayannis or Joseph Bonjorino.

For more information or to request special accommodations, contact: Barbara Willkomm, or 414-229-5353.

More Retirement Resources: