Couple of dumb questions, but thought I’d ask in hopes that I can get back on course. 24M with the following assets: ~$30k HYSA, ~$6,600 Fidelity Roth 401k from old employer, ~$14k Vanguard (60% traditional 401k, 4% Roth 401k), $13.5k M1 Taxable acct (ETFs). I make ~$100k annually (salary+bonus). I’m contributing the max to my 401k as of this year. Questions below:
Can someone explain the Deloitte pension? And what exactly the vesting means? I get emails about the pension even once in a while but I'm not sure how exactly it works.
Senior tech consultants in Toronto or Canada in general - how much of your paycheck goes to tax, pension, etc.? Do you mind also sharing your income or range?
Thinking of traveling to Sydney from NYC to spend rest of maternity leave w/ family. LO is 3mo old and travel time is ~32hrs each way.. is this too much?
Was paying 4700 in loans and rent. Moving from Manhattan to Queens and refinanced my private loans to 12-month no interest credit cards. Saving $1450 a month and starting a travel fund and 401k!
What are you doing for a retirement plan as an independent consultant? Solo 401K, SEP IRA, etc.? Any recommendations on where to open an account?
Should I try to max my 401k each year while living at home and saving money or am I better off doing a aiming to so 15-25% and using my money to live my life and travel now? I know everyone is....
Need help with deciding between two offers. Recently accepted an offer at another consulting firm only to have my current employer counter at the last minute. Here are the offers: NEW COMPANY (Global Consulting firm): -$115K base -10% annual bonus -401K match (4%) -Senior Consultant (security strategy) -10 weeks paid paternal leave - considerably cheaper healthcare - all the resources associated with larger consulting firms (training, mentorship, perks, etc)
Any US citizens sponsor GC for senior citizen parents or relatives? Process looks straight forward. What are the approval timelines? What about health insurance premiums when they get GC? Any insights? Thanks! https://www.path2usa.com/sponsoring-green-card-for-parents
Say I go into fidelity and put 401k contribution at 100%. Will it just stop my contribution at my max for the year? Assume I’ve already put in 5k
Prior to 1983, social security was not taxable. Joe Biden voted successfully in favor of taxing 50% of social security. In 1993, Joe Biden was the deciding vote in raising taxes on social security from 50% to 85%. Now he wants to tax our 401k's and IRA's (page 78, Dems' platform)
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>
My co workers always called me lazy and stupid for never putting money into my 401k but who’s stupid now?
Omg! I just had the best Monday ever! During my refreshing airplane nap, I dreamed up an amazing deck which I whipped up during the 15 minute descent. My client loved it! So much valueadd! Said no one
🐟 fam, need your help. Considering a senior role at Amazon in their Solutions Architect group. What would be some of the exit opportunities 2-3 years down the road.
Felt excited about an interview but left afterwards with a bad taste in my mouth. Feeling like maybe it’s not worth pursuing. Anyone ever felt this way and what did you do?
Any success with using basecamp as a way to communicate with the client? We’re currently doing that on a project and it seems messy..
Hi! Rookie here. Wanted to get thoughts on splitting my salary and send some amount to my wealthfront cash account instead of sending it to traditional bank account.I want to use this savings for(1/2)
Does Deloitte offer 2 - 4 weeks of Short Term Disability before the delivery date for all employees or is this only offered in states like California?
What are the best running shoes you travel with? Currently prefer barefoot style feel, so light weight, but not aware of all the brands that make good quality light shoes. Thanks!
I think something was wrong w my AA flight today DFW > LGA. How can I find out what happened? It was very shaky, saw the flight went in a circle route, and asked to prepare for landing halfway through
Can you be fired after putting in your notice in California)?Specifically if you put it in before/during the holidays. I’m wondering if I could get screwed for firm holidays by giving advanced notice.
Ever since Risk Assurance busy season ended, I feel like I’ve been kind of coasting. I’m still getting all my work done but my utilization is slipping. With CRTs coming up, how worried should I be?
Anybody went through the interview process for LinkedIn’s business operation associate role? Is it case heavy?
Want to disrupt the normal workflow at your client? Check out Jay Samit. https://youtu.be/uuvhPkgYS68
How hard is it to get fired from a big 4? Asking bc I heard some people were “pressured” into quitting...
We got to rethink our food habits with this pandemic & to prevent one in the future. Have to see how big the vegan & veg culture is going to be after this!
Got an RFE but interview officer collected my passport and stated I don’t need to present any other forms nor come in again. Something about a formality while changing status from OPT to H1! Any exp?
Can someone please provide the highlights of KPMG’s Incentive Compensation Program please for the M and D levels? True that if you start after May 1 you cant participate for that year?