H1B Fish... do you use a Roth or Traditional 401k, and why? I have been wondering if I should be contributing to one or the other. For what it’s worth, I plan on being in the US for a few more years but don’t intend on retiring here.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Related Posts

How much are you saving each month? I'm making 80k annual, maxing out Roth IRA and doing a 17% Trad 401k deduction, and paying $1.5k in monthly rent. Wondering how much I should save/spend after that.

like

Why is being a mom and working in healthcare so difficult? I always feel like I am failing.

like

3 years post-undergrad in biopharmaceutical consulting and applying to get my mba this fall. I’m considering healthcare investment banking as a post-mba career, as I enjoy the M&A process of banking. What exit opportunities exist? I’ve seen the posts about post-mba IB and they’re not all that encouraging.

like

Currently an A3 in assurance. I have two job offers: senior financial analyst (FP&A role) and senior accountant. Similar pay (a little over 40% raise), similar benefits. Will taking one of the offers limit me to just those types of roles going forward or would there still be an opportunity to do the other later on?

like

Realized I’ve been contributing all post tax dollars to my 401k for the past 1.5 years. Am I able to convert this to a roth somehow? What kind of tax liability might I have? Should I switch to pre tax contributions?

like

1st yr, been putting away 18% of pre-tax income to 401K (-27% return). Have $3k to invest, what would you recommend? pay towards $4k loan, increase contributions, roth ira?

like

I’m in process for the green card and will likely get it next year. Should I wait to apply for MBA next year when the green card is approved? Does it make difference in success rate if I apply as a foreign citizen (Chinese) vs. a green card holder?

like

Can I use the CSR or CSP as the medical insurance required to get a Russian visa? If so, what documentation can I provide in my application?

like

Question for my 401k focused advisors out there--what programs are you using that is instrumental to your 401k practice that you simply can't do without? I'm being pitched on Envestnet & im not sold.

like

Anyone been to Ukraine recently?Any idea on how do we get the visa? Their “official” website is under construction and I’m getting conflicting info all over the internet. Any suggestions appreciated!

like

For those from Hong Kong, just wanna say it really sucks that we are now considered as born in China for green card process. I am very upset😞. Thanks for ... reading this post.

like

I-140: PwC immigration wants me to bear the cost of premium filing for I-140. I understand this is standard. However, they are asking for $2,225 ($1,225 filing fee+$1,000 legal fee). Is this standard?

like

Deloitte where are there life sciences and healthcare practices?

like

I relocated to US and got green card after 1 year. Now am18 months unemployed. Want to pass background check - what is best thing to put on CV?

like

My 485 case was assigned to one field office and then was transferred to another field office. Now the case was transferred back to NBC for final decision. Does it mean NBC will issue green card directly?

like

H1Bs brush up your cases...immigration is giving tests at the border

like

For anyone who moved to McKinsey on an H1B, what was the process like/are there any issues that one may run into? McKinsey & Company

like

Does Deloitte allow joining based H1B transfer approval or have to wait for hard copy of I-797?

like

Does Accenture provide internships to F1 visa students on OPT?

like

After going through all posts in this group, all I can say is “Make H1B great again”....!!

likefunny

Additional Posts

How do you find a junior writer job when your internship doesn't hire you on? Should I consider taking another internship as a possibility or holdout for a junior job?

like

When should tax comp talks happen you think? Sincerely, anxious and poor new senior

like

I’m planning some things for the upcoming school year, and I’m interested in the flipped classroom model. Any tips, tricks, or ideas for someone like me who doesn’t have much experience with this model of teaching? Thanks!

like

What is your comp break down?

like

Why is that you see people rise in the profession of teaching who prosper to Principals. Is it What they Know? or Who they Know? with a Masters and with Honors my district has never even considered my Principalship even though I completed all the requirements. The rule: Principal recommendation- I will never see a Leadership role. This is due to my role as a Lead for the Union. Not Fair - Teachers for Teachers - turned bad for future roles.

like

How much are you saving each month? I'm making 80k annual, maxing out Roth IRA and doing a 17% Trad 401k deduction, and paying $1.5k in monthly rent. Wondering how much I should save/spend after that.

like

Why is being a mom and working in healthcare so difficult? I always feel like I am failing.

like

On pto .. and feel a little bad for not checking emails.. what is wrong with me ?!?

like

Deloitte Tax Chicago Layoffs?

like

travel 🐠: best SPG hotel in Milan for restaurants, bars, sitting in squares and drinking wine?

like

3 years post-undergrad in biopharmaceutical consulting and applying to get my mba this fall. I’m considering healthcare investment banking as a post-mba career, as I enjoy the M&A process of banking. What exit opportunities exist? I’ve seen the posts about post-mba IB and they’re not all that encouraging.

like

Craziest stories about people getting fired?

likefunny

I’m thinking about leaving my government job for a matrimonial law firm. I had a baby in January & my husband’s job was hit particularly hard by the pandemic (100% commission based & I was already earning more than him). I am enticed by the compensation & have been unhappy with certain aspects of my govt job lately. But I’m also nervous about billables & firm life (I was a matrimonial lawyer 5+ years ago). Mostly I want to provide for my baby girl & not be stressed financially. Advice? Thoughts?

like

Any main tips to secure a senior tax associate promotion.

like

Currently an A3 in assurance. I have two job offers: senior financial analyst (FP&A role) and senior accountant. Similar pay (a little over 40% raise), similar benefits. Will taking one of the offers limit me to just those types of roles going forward or would there still be an opportunity to do the other later on?

like

What's the typical MBB EM/PL comp in South East Asia? Bangkok or Jakarta?

like

I’m 22 and only just made Manager at $700K all in comp. Strangers, is my life a failure?

funnylikesmart

Realized I’ve been contributing all post tax dollars to my 401k for the past 1.5 years. Am I able to convert this to a roth somehow? What kind of tax liability might I have? Should I switch to pre tax contributions?

like

Can any one pls tell me how is the Presales division in @Brillio I have got an offer as a Senior Presales Consulting in Products and Platforms Division of Brillio. I have around 8 years of experience, offered 21 LPA Fixed from Brillio. Previous worked in Top tier MNCs like Cognizant, Infosys, CG, Wipro etc. Is it good to join Brillio. How is the work culture and Job security there. My full time education is B.Tech in CSE. Please please advise.

like

My girlfriend thinks Big 4 is a pyramid scheme and they're breaking the law.

likefunny

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.