The Wisconsin Strong Program pilot concluded at the end of February 2022.

If you signed up for the Financial Fitness Challenge educational platform you will continue to have access to resources through May 31, 2022. If you set up a Savi account for student loan repayment and loan forgiveness, these services will continue per the terms of your account and customer support will continue through Savi.

Wisconsin Strong Program

The Wisconsin Strong Program is designed to empower employees to build financial security and achieve financial wellness at any age.

It’s important to maximize your Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) benefits, as well as take a holistic approach to your finances. Wisconsin Strong partners connect you and your family to free financial wellness education, resources, and tools.

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Take the Challenge: Build Your Financial Security

The Wisconsin Strong Financial Fitness Challenge is under way for all WRS members and their families. The Program is designed to empower members to build financial security and achieve financial wellness at any age. The Financial Fitness Challenge is part of the Wisconsin Strong Program that offers participants free access to financial wellness education, resources, and tools to build financial security.

Take the challenge now! Go to

  • Start with a five-minute Financial Fitness Checkup, then take advantage of hundreds of interactive courses, articles, and videos (a $1,000 value).
  • Complete and pass at least five Financial Fitness Academy courses with a score of 70% or higher to earn certificates of completion.

Participants will receive a personalized playlist of courses on topics such as debt management, budgeting, investments, estate planning, and retirement planning. Courses and quizzes take about 15 minutes to complete.

The Challenge: The program is anonymous and only requires an email address and password to participate. Participants login to access the self-assessment checkup and courses anytime beginning today and continuing through 2021. The secure site is powered by the Financial Fitness Group.

Updated: 04/14/2022