Can't afford medical treatments because I didn't opt out of basic UHC health insurance. Under 26 & covered under dads insurance. Dads insurance covers my costs. D & UHC don't care. Tough luck, kid?
I go down this rabbit hole every year, mother's day likely the trigger. Anonymous fish friends... please tell me your thoughts/ concerns/ hesitations if you were dating an attractive, fit, financially independent, home-owning, professionally established and successful woman with joint custody of a 5 yo? Curious to understand differences between men with kids and men without. To clarify, not so interested in what younger men think. Don't hold back... I can take it. TY
When drafting a brief or other work product, do you all double space after a period and citation? It seems this style is employed more so in the federal courts, but I’m just curious to see what everyone else thinks. I know it’s a preference or style thing; I just want my writing to be outstanding. So, I am wondering if it’s more proper to adopt this style. To me, it makes the writing product more organized and easier to read, that’s why I ask.
Planning on switching to different company, haven’t started looking yet. Expecting my first child in April. Will my maternity absence be factored when I interview? Or better to wait and apply post maternity leave?
I don’t plan on staying in consulting forever and also looking to start a family in a couple of years. Curious if anyone has a POV on whether it’s better to find a new job before or after having a child?
Any suggestions on handling the stress and anxiety of talking with a rude and disrespectful mom for a misbehaved child?
If an agency is a family (as they say), it would be an emotionally distant parent who would gaslight you and make you feel bad about yourself.
How the hell do I get out of this industry and still make a living? Unlike most people I’ve met in this space, I don’t come from a rich family that can support me if I decide to pursue something more soulfully fulfilling but less fulfilling financially.
Hi moms! Moved to a new city with no family nearby. Family can’t travel in due to covid. I have a toddler and due w/ 2nd in the winter. Anyone in this situation? Any tips on how to coordinate child care when I go into labor?
To do IVF or not to do IVF... that is the question... I got pregnant about 6 months ago on my first medicated IUI and miscarried. Did 3 more IUIs with no luck. My RE has recommended IVF but I have zero insurance coverage (though I have hit the threshold for tax deductibility). Not sure if I should spend the money, keep trying with IUI, or just stop all together. I already have a healthy child, and I'm knocking on 42. Thoughts?
Is Publicis Re:sources is the parent organization of Publicis groupe ? The policies are same as other Publicis companies ?
Anyone is working there please help me .. I am confused after checking review in Glassdoor.
My situation & looking for yall’s opinions: We came into this country as immigrants last year and bought our first house with our savings (House was 410K , put down 100K down payment) in Dallas. But, we don’t have much in way of investments and only have 25K in savings + 15K in both of our checking accounts . We have a toddler and a new born baby. I was making $140K and contributing 7% to my 401K which puts me only at the 8K mark for this year. I’m 34 and felt so stupid after reading a lot of the smart decisions folks are making here.
Given my unique situation and desire to play aggressive catchup and be more financially savvy especially for the sake of our kids; my wife (25 y/o) will start working next year (110K) and I got a second job (140K) to essentially double my income .
Other than maxing out our 401K, What practical steps should we both start taking immediately to a) play catch up and starting building that wealth ; and b) to reduce our taxable income as much as possible since we’d be at ~ 400K household income next year?
Anyone tried to go up for promotion to M while pregnant and going on leave last 3 months of the performance year?
Being a single parent, I'm pretty miserable living in a city away from my family & "support system". Considering moving back but there is practically no professional jobs where my family lives. Help😩
Any 2nd time moms choosing to do formula only after a not so fun experience breastfeeding as a FTM? 2 weeks before the 2nd one is here & I am torn between feelings of guilt & breastfeeding stress
In the movie Us, it was weird to see young Adelaide with plats as I, and most other black girls, wore our hair as a kid. I'm so used to seeing black girls who are biracial in the media w/flowing hair
Check this out. Bully chokes out a kid and nothing happens. https://www.gofundme.com/f/justice-for-shaan-stop-bullyingViolence
Hi everyone - I’m relatively new to Dallas and starting my home search. It’s me + wife + baby with hopes of at least 1 more in the future. Can someone give me some ideas as to which neighborhoods are friendly for young parents / working professionals? Any inputs on Richardson, Carrollton, Far North? Areas to avoid? Other areas worth exploring that are not too far north? We’re trying to stay close to the North Dallas tollway / turnpike for work. Thank you!
Just watched a teenage romance movie (midnight sun) and cried like a baby. Partly because of pregnancy hormones and partly just being a parent. 😭
How in the world do some women have beautifully smelling hair all the time? I wash mine 2-3 times a week but even on day one, it doesn’t have a nice smell despite my shampoo being lovely. Is this a science? Hahaha
Since I’m out of state for the holidays I wants to send 8 to 10 friends a holiday card and include some kind of small gift card. Was thinking about getting $10 Starbucks cards as a “coffee on me” gift. Open to other cars/gift suggestions! ￼￼note: not trying to pay any kind of shipping, so something that fits in a card envelope￼.
Anyone know how long it takes for Delta partner Airlines to reflect newly updated Delta status? I was silver when booking and am now Platinum but KLM and AF still say silver so I can’t pick good seats
Been in litigation for 5 years and never set foot in a court room. Reviews are really good but when court opportunities came along they always ended up going to others. Time for a new job. 🙄
Any Diwali festivities in the city of Chicago?
I know I want to move to NY at some point in the near future, but am just trying to decide the right time. From a rent perspective, but also from the perspective it not being worth it when there are limited things to do. What are other people thinking?
My father in law's mother passed away this morning after a quick but heartbreaking battle with cancer. I never got to meet her because she was out of state, but I'd love to think of something meaningful to do for him or give to him as he grieves. Any ideas would be appreciated.
So funny...almost accurate! 😂😂😂
Anyone recently move to Seattle? Any surprises? Considering a move and trying to do my homework before making a decision
What happen to the trending favored by mgr post? Any thoughts/points to learn from? Just to learn
Anybody know why the price of oil is plummeting?
Accountant opening at bleeding edge lender to high growth, venture-backed consumer/retail start ups. Ideal candidate has audit/assurance experience at a Big 4 firm, but is looking for an upgrade in quality of life and interest in the industry. https://dwightfunding.com/careers/accountant/
Watch aficionados.. Looking for a good automatic watch for weekends.. sub $1000 .. is this Raymond Weil a good choice?
Having a rough week. Can’t seem to do anything right. I’m determined to turn this week around so I’d love it if you ladies could post some motivational quotes/mantras that help you get through rough days/weeks at work.
What is salary for Director in Deloitte India
For those of you that have a really different life than your family of origin, how do you deal with it? My own family is ok - nothing horribly traumatic, middle class upbringing, but a lot of chronic issues I have worked hard to improve upon in my life and my marriage. My sisters life is pretty unstable, and my mom is very difficult. Some days I feel I should live my own life that I built, and others I feel I owe it to them to show up more (financially, emotionally, time and energy).
How much do you keep in your checking account? Do you have a separate emergency fund account or combine the two and just know to not take out "x" amount of money in your checking account?
Trump "we inherited a broken test"... for a virus... that didn't exist during during past administrations....
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