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Any power bi developer opening??
Do you feel that in SEO there are too many ways of conducting the same tasks. I have had a string of managers within the past year, it’s starting to get very annoying as each person says method A is wrong and B is right, another manager would have the complete opposite view. Have you had similar experiences when this practice and adjustment begins to interfere with client deliverables.
Hey Tax Bowl,
I currently have a sweet offer from a middle market public accounting firm 120k base with 5k sign on bonus and Deloitte coming in at 105k with 15k sign on bonus for an experience tax senior role. My experience has been mainly at small firms and middle market firms. My thoughts are if I go to Deloitte, I will have a better exit opportunity in the future but I will pretty much be signing my life away for the next two years. What are your thoughts?
I share my first property with a family member which is my primary home. If I buy a second property (and keep the first property) and live there, does that second property now qualify as my primary home?
Hi ladies! What's the best all-inclusive you have been on? If possible, please include price estimate, cleanliness level, and time of year. Bonus points if it was vegetarian friendly! Also, has anyone been to the Secrets or Breathless in Jamaica and mind sharing their experience? Thanks so much!
I think it’s crazy that EY FAAS leadership glosses over compensation and writes it off with no clear outlook on what promotions are looking like. No talk on market adjustment or anything just purely rubbing it in on how well “we’re doing” where does that reflect in compensation?
About to join the firm in a month as an SA. What are some things you wish you knew when you first started or what are some things to be prepared for? Any good perks or things to look out for?
What's the interview process for Consultant position? Heard there is a case round too. Any tips for clearing this round? Tiger Analytics
*In biweekly team sync meeting*
“Oh fuck this, I’m gonna kill myself”
“Oh goddammit, I’m not on mute”
I want to leave insurance and transition into literally any tech. I’m signed up and I’m completing a few tech boot camps. What are the easiest roles to transition into?
Does your company have a clear outline of your role's career path? (ie: do you know when you'll get promoted, what do you need to do to get promoted, how many levels are there, how many years do ppl usually spend in each level etc)
I have accepted offer from.tcs but did not joined due to getting much better offer. Will I be blacklisted in future. I told he that my company has retained me?
Google Slide woes: learning the hard way to back my own work in my own private files a few days a week because so many people love deleting my work and it’s a mess to keep going back on Slides history
Deloitte isn’t entertaining transferring from USI to US. Is it worth joining a sub with D, filing the GC and then come back to Deloitte US? Currently a SC with two years to go on H1B.
Update from NY first department for bar admittance: “We are working our way through the April candidates, when it is your turn you will receive an email from this address giving information and instructions.”
How’s FCB NY atm?
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Kicking myself for not moving more of my retirement out of growth stocks and into inflation protected assets earlier this year. It should have been so obvious this was going to happen after all the events of 2020 and 2021.
30 y/o. Single Income house hold. High COL city. 30k in 401 K. No other savings,investments or Debt. Created a emergency fund and ...... contd.
Thinking of getting into short term rentals. Looking specifically at tourist destinations with high airbnb usage.
Has anyone taken out a HELOC or cash out refinance against their main home to help put down money for an investment property? Pros/cons?
Those who invest in residential real estate for passive income — looking back — what do you wish you knew before purchasing your first property? What would you have done differently?
I’ve been using the personal capital app to track my net worth and I’m wondering if anyone has any feedback on their retirement planner tool. Does it seem to be on the money for projections or is there a better tool out there? TIA
Should you invest your emergency fund? After all, it is accessible in a brokerage account... Thoughts?
Live in a HCOL area and looking to purchase a home. Total HHI is 250k. How much house should we aim to purchase? We have no debt, and this would be our first home. Homes in our ideal area start around 600k and often need additional work. Nervous about spending so much money on a house.
Looking for some Backdoor Roth Advice
I checked and my employer's retirement plan doesn't permit mega backdoor so the Backdoor Roth is my next route...
If I don't have any IRA or Roth IRA set up to date,
1) Would I be able to set things up fast enough before end of year?
2) Any recommendations for brokerages to go with to set something like this up?
The MAGI limit is $125K for a Roth IRA and $68K for Trad IRA. This means with only 2 years of work experience under my belt, I won’t be able to invest in either account type for 2022.
However, everyone here seems to be investing in IRAs at much higher income levels (e.g., engagement managers, principals). Can someone explain this? I’m very confused.
My 401k is down 19 percent or 4K ish . Should I roll it over to my new company/consolidate or wait?
Should you max out retirement accounts (401k/Roth) first each year before investing into a brokerage account(VOO ETF, for example). I like the idea of ETFs because they pay dividends and can withdrawal at any point. I am 24 btw. Thoughts?
When you calculate net worth do you include the FMV of your house or just your equity in the house (FMV minus outstanding loans)?
Trying to figure out which is better (long term) to do between the following options
1.) Max out Traditional 401k + do backdoor Roth versus 2.) Contributing to and maxing out Roth 401k (if employer plan allows)… not sure if from a tax and long term growth perspective, one of these options makes more sense to do (or is there another option to consider for maximizing retirement contributions ?)
Buying the dip: VOO or QQQ?
Was just on a call with my mother who claimed someone helped her bought an investment target that has high consistent return (>25%) without loss to principal and low risk. Is this possible?
Am secretly freaking out because she doesn’t know what she bought. It is her own money but I wonder if it is my place to step in…
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