When’s a good time to leave PA? An opportunity to join as a senior accountant for one of the top publicly traded companies just came my way and I’m a first year senior. Debating on whether or not to take it. Pay is close to six figures in the pacific north west - close to a 30% pay bump for me and great benefits.
Hi! Relatively new here. Current employer doesn’t provide a 401K, and former employer is about to shut down their 401K, so I need to transfer that money elsewhere. Any advice as to - where to transfer it, and how best to keep max saving for retirement? My tax accountant suggested doing a 401K via an LLC since a typical IRA has too low a limit. Any advice or suggestions?
Hi Accountant 🐠! My friend just received settlement. She is trying to figure out what to do with it. Someone told to open a trust to avoid taxes and impact on her potential benefits <contd>
Im a government accountant, earn about 100k/yr not including retirement and benefits. How much would a company have to offer to consider leaving a gov job?
What else can I do with an accounting degree? I want to get out of audit and have no desire to be a staff accountant or financial analyst. 1.5 years of experience. I was thinking benefits consulting?
I'm in salary negotiations for a great role, but there's a small gap (~$10k) to even match my old salary. They have most of the obvious benefits like unlim. vacation, low healthcare premiums, 401k matching, permanent WFH, etc. Right now, severance pkg. and a more senior title are most important. Has anyone negotiated a title bump? Outcome? Are there additional benefits I should also consider?
Air China stole contents from my checked bag on my work flight from China to US. Airline is denying responsibility. What can I do to get reimbursement for the lost item?
So we got an email for benefits enrollment and I see an online option and one where we can get assistance OVER THE PHONE!!!! What the heck!?!?! And we are supposed to fully open schools and spend 8 hours a day in close quarters with hundreds of kids!?!?!? WHERE IS THE LOGIC!?!?!?!
Is it a good strategy to negotiate $$$ first, benefits later? Want to get the most important thing ($$$) settled first, but worried HR would be annoyed for going back to the team again for benefits.
Anyone have success getting an airline to reimburse $ for car rental extension? AA informed me flight is delayed 4 hours (not enough for CSR reimbursement). Extending SUV rental for 3 hours = $120 🤕
Anyone think it’s bullshit that Reservist/Guardsman don’t get to collect their pension until age 60? AND get paid less than the AD pension? At least one or the other come on.
What percentage of your salary do you/ should you invest in 401k? And how did that change with age and experience?
I am a dedicated resource for a brand at my agency. Does that mean I am...working in-house without the benefits? Benefits that could have included respect for time and talent. I am honestly wondering if I should just go in-house to the same brand because I do quite like them.
I feel like there has been some confusion about this topic on fishbowl recently There is a difference between per diem and a daily limit.
For CSR, how long does it take for the $300 travel reimbursement to post? I just bought some plane tickets today and was wondering if it would post before next year/still count for this year's credit
To 🐠 that transferred to overseas (non-US/CAN/UK) offices: what happened to your 401k account? How do you continue your contributions if your payroll is from another country’s office/subsidiary?
If I take loan on my 401k for first time home buying, and leave the firm before it is paid off, is there a penalty if I repay everything then? Is there any prepayment penalty at all?
I've never done any 401k business, but I understand I can become broker of record on existing plans. First of all, what does that mean? Do I just appear as a name on their statements?
🐠, I have a 401k loan that I used for house down payment/consolidation of high interest student loan debt. I have the cash to pay it back in a lump some, but worried that I’m buying in at the peak...
I'm planning to give my 2 weeks, but am in the middle of using our Hyatt Legal plan benefits to create a will, which is scheduled to be finalized on 8/31. I already have my case number....
I've been working for 5 years and have never maxed out my 401k. Need to make a change. Bummed I didn't realize this sooner.
How do you handle an email that clearly has a nasty undertone to it? Kill em with kindness or get nasty back?
Applying for D&A after 4 years financial due diligence. I'm skilled at Alteryx/Tableau, developing SQL and Python skills. Could I do hands-on coding work with my bg or will I get pushed to PMO role?
As more and more companies institute a work from home policy, I think it will gradually become the norm. As a 28 year old man who wants to settle down soon, which city would you recommend I look into, assuming me and my partner can work from home? I’d prefer to be closer to other Indians and not in a remote part of US.
Can someone who was laid off recently apply for short term disability benefits for a pre existing disability from a year?
Cal State MBA's worth it? A friend went to CSU East Bay MBA after undergrad and he keeps saying it was rigorous yet the school doesn't even require a GMAT...
Just wondering why PM's think it's unnecessary to bring in Production or Business Affairs when finalizing a client's annual budget? Especially when content and talent are involved?
Thinking about making a move to b4 Indirect Tax from private in NYM as S2. Can anyone give me insight on culture, daily vs busy season, compensation, and WFM flexibility. Any info would be great!
Advice for dealing with passive aggressive coworker? Its taking a toll on my mental health. I think that I’m making progress, but everyday sometimes happens and he snaps at me, and later apologizes
How does the consulting practice at the mid-tier accounting firms like Grant Thornton and BDO compare to the Big 4 in terms of type of projects, size of teams / staffing, travel, types of clients, hours and compensation? Anyone work at both mid-tier and Big 4 can share some experiences?
Is PwC, EY or Deloitte hiring graduate students (MPH/MHA) into their health advisory practice? My school doesn’t have a relationship with them and there is no campus recruiting. Any tips?
Disregarding COVID but let’s say I saved up for a down payment in a taxable brokerage. I finally have just enough in my taxable brokerage to pay for the down payment but it’s been yielding good returns and I don’t want to sell it all. What should I do?
“What are your salary expectations” “What is your range, I am open to adjusting and my previous salaries while very senior are not relevant to what I’m looking for today.” “So what salary are you looking for.” (Continues into infinity)
Wanna open Chase checking, savings account and a credit card account? Can anyone share details about the referral bonus?
Missed getting parental leave by 12 days and have to go back to work after SDD because baby came a month early. Just looking for sympathy and trying not to be bitter.