America Saves Week
America Saves Week 2021 Events have concluded!
February 22, 2021 – February 26, 2021
America Saves Week is a national campaign that is co-sponsored by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. It encourages individuals and families to save money and build personal wealth.
In addition to being a proud participant of America Saves Week, UW System is committed to promoting financial well-being by helping you plan and achieve your savings goals.
If you are looking for resources to start saving, the following links can help:
- America Saves Week Resources
Find links to educational materials along with on-demand and live webinars.
- UW 403(b) Supplement Retirement Program web page
This program is a voluntary supplemental retirement savings program, administered by UW System Human Resources.
- Wisconsin Deferred Compensation (WDC) web page
UW employees can also save for retirement with the WDC 457 Program, which is administered by the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) through a third-party administrator, Empower Retirement. The link above goes to the UW System webpage but you can also view ETF’s website and the WDC website.
- Wisconsin Retirement System
The Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) is your retirement plan, administered by ETF. Click the link to learn more.
You can also access additional webinars on financial wellness and other areas of wellness by visiting the Employee Well-being Webinars web page.