Anyone split their maternity leave? How did it go? Any tips? I’m the lead associate on a trial team going to hearing in June (trial only comes up every 2-3 years in my field). I’m due in December so was looking to do my disability separate from my parental leave (take Dec-Feb off for disability, then again July-Sept for firm-sponsored parental; my husband gets 12 weeks, so we’ll switch off with some parent help). HR was like “technically you can do that but no one does.”
Would you accept an offer from BAH for 20k more as a Lead Associate? I’m hesitant because BAH benefits are worse if not the same where I am and there is no bonus structure. Thoughts?
So, new GPS per diem Q, i get that if you go to team dinner and it’s paid for you just don’t check the dinner box for that day, but is the system really smart enough to catch you if you did?
Folks who live solo (no roommates or SOs)— how much money do you have in you savings? (Excluding 401K)
Anyone got a better rate of return than me on their 401k this year? I am sitting at a 17% gain for the year.
Paid off my loans/credit card debt. I barely have any savings. Is the next move to shoot for a 6 month safety fund or to max out my 401k?
Opinions please: I’m 24, have over $100k in private student loans at around 5%, ~$80k salary in tier 2 HCOL city. Do I dump money into principal or prioritize savings/401k? May want an MBA (cont)
Considering a role at Chainanalytics within supply chain. Can someone comment on the company culture, benefits and salaries? Remote working if it's makes a difference. thanks !
Is there an easy way to calculate an hourly freelance rate? Say…I wanted to keep an equivalent lifestyle to a $150,000 annual salary, what do I need to make hourly to match that knowing I won’t receive benefits. And should it be higher because it’s freelance?
I’m leaving from 1 firm to another. Can anyone provide guidance on how to handle the 401k? Do I just do that directly with Charles Schwab?
This question is probably beaten to death. I think I am not eligible to contribute to Roth IRA as our joint income is more than 200k. I have 401k but spouse doesn’t have a employer provided plan. I would like to contribute as much as possible to a IRA. Can I put as much as I want to a IRA, deduct 6000$ as tax deductible and rest (as much as I want) as nondeductible ? Or should I open two separate Ira account to keep things simple ?
Where do you all put your 401k and wealth builder funds ? % in large caps , % mid caps , bonds.. ? And what's been the avg rate of return ?
Can I switch careers after 10+ years in consulting? Feel stuck and don’t want to be a consultant with no travel benefits, thanks covid
KPMG fam when do we receive our 401k match?
What are the key differences between Health Savings Account and Healthcare Reimbursement Account?
Is it worth pursuing the Specialist consultant track at McKinsey? A recruiter reached out to me regarding a role in healthcare. Currently have 5 YOE, no MBA, am a SC at D.
Interview with A&Ms Comp and Benefits group soon. Any thoughts on the practice? Salary, bonus, etc? Firm culture? Interview tips? Really any advice or insight at all is much appreciated.
Hi - I am at a T2 strategy firm, relatively new, and am being asked to choose between Life Sciences and Healthcare (payer). In terms of longer term trajectory, interesting work, etc. which should I choose? Don’t have too much experience in either. Thank you all and apologies for the vague question.
If I book travel with my own credit card and my firm reimburses me. Won’t I have to pay tax on the reimbursement as income?
First post.. but do you ever feel like you’re not appreciated for spending a lot of money. Fiancée works at lulu but is going to med school next month. Not even a thanks for spending 4K on a brand new bed or 2K on a brand new couch. I love her and wanted the same things but we just had a big argument about her not saying a simple thank you
Lol, Indian Matchmaking on Netflix shows us how cringe some dates go 😬 now we know why some people stay single
1.5 hour ‘technical fault’ related domestic US flight delay. Are we eligible for any compensation?
I've just received an inheritance of $25k, and moved it to a Fidelity IRA Beneficiary Account, which means I need to withdraw it all within 10 years (gains taxed at that time), and cannot contribute more $ to the account. I'm only 27, so I will need to withdraw before retirement (may still reinvest in a brokerage account at that point or use on a home even before that) - given current market conditions/projections (slowing/recession soon), how would you recommend I invest?
Does anyone have insight into the Deal Desk Analyst/Senior Analyst role at Salesforce in the NYC area for the following: 1) Career outlook 5-10 years out? 2) Exit-opportunities? 3) Compensation? Thx!
Anyone have a separate monitor to connect to their laptop as a second screen for WFH? What do you use? Any recommendations? Fwiw I have a Lenovo Yoga 920 as my work computer when not in the office.
Has anyone gotten their CPA bonus and left within a year? Did they claw back the bonus when you left?
Does anyone have insight into the truck market? I read that truck prices are inflated due to Covid (more people doing DIY, hauling campers etc) but didn’t know if that was credible. I’m thinking about getting one soon but not sure if there are any market factors I should consider.
Could my full time offer with pwc get rescinded if I take a summer internship at a bank before I start?
Survey: contract/staff attorneys in big law (DC/NYC), mind sharing your 1. salary, 2. billable req., 3. Budget for pro bono/BD (if any) — received offer and trying to gauge how much I can negotiate
What is the best ergonomic mouse you’ve used? I’m having wrist pain and thinking of buying one, in hopes that it’ll reduce / get rid of it completely.
Hi folks - my h1b is about to expire in early September. The extension is approved but I haven’t gotten it stamped yet. Is it true that I don’t necessarily need a stamping and can just go to another
Curious of the process when the client and auditor truly disagree on an accounting conclusion. Formal consult with the national office and the result is what it is?
What BigLaw firms, in your experience, have the worst culture and why? What about the best? I’ll go first.
Can someone help with the base salary range for a 6+ years experienced finance professional with FRM and CFA certifications in Big 6 firms in Advisory practice? Also, what should be the expectations for joining bonus during the current times?
My grandfather passed away a couple months ago and I just learned I’ll be inheriting around 200k euro. What is the smartest way to invest this money? Is it smart to not spend any of it and just put it all away? I am 23 years old. Thank you in advance for the advice and I’d appreciate any personal stories / lessons learned as well.