What are your personal financial milestones? Whether it be achieving a certain annual salary or maxing out your 401k contribution annually, etc.
Why is pharma/healthcare unpopular? Have seen a few things in the bowl and just curious!
I’m expecting to max out 401K+Roth contribution of 19K by November. What happens after that? Will company still match 6% even if I can’t contribute? Also- what are best alternative savings options?
Deloitte moms, I need your guidance. For some reason, someone (not sure which team) has marked my maternity leave (LOA) starting next week on DTE and I can’t update it to show PTO. I have repeatedly told the Leaves team and MetLife that I’m not starting LOA until the baby comes (due date 10/31, no baby yet). Whom do I contact to fix the DTE issue? If this happened to you, what did you do?
Setting up a 401k for the first time. Did you decide to do pre-tax or post-tax? Why did you decide that? Retirement savings and options are all overwhelming!
Any Deloitters can share a little bit on how the pension works? From what I see 401k is 25% match of 6% of salary. Then pension is 1.5% of base?
I am currently working as Senior Consultant in my current firm and just got an offer from Deloitte UK and Version1 for HCM Cloud practice. Version1 pays more (75k basic + quarterly profit share) and has good employee centric policies where else Deloitte has 60k basic + 5100 in flex benefits and no clarity on bonus. The only reason why I wanted Deloitte was for the exposure but is it really worth it? Considering the work life balance may not be as great here as well. Will appreciate any help
Why is US healthcare so expensive?
I’m curious to hear from people at other firms what is offered in terms of part time work or alternative work options for people that don’t really care about making partner and might want to work part time. I just had my second child and want to ask to come back from maternity leave on a part time basis but our firm doesn’t seem to have anything in place right now. If your firm offers this, what’s the billable requirement, how much of a pay cut is it, and do you still get benefits? Thanks!
Have any of you quit to take a break - 3 month or a 6 month sabbatical to pursue other interests or just to clear your head and figure out what’s next. How easy was it to find a job after the break and how did you manage your health insurance? Any other things to keep in mind when considering a sabbatical beyond money?
EY maternity leave, do you get 16 weeks plus Short Term Disability? Or just the 16 weeks?
ACN folk, the my voluntary benefits enrollment ID is what? I've never made one for it but it keeps asking me to enter a 7-character ID
How much do you guys keep in cash/checking? I have 60k in 401k/ira/investments and 45k accessible in checking. What’s your portfolio looking like?
New to this so any guidance is appreciated. Currently have my Roth 401k, Roth IRA, and HSA all through fidelity. 401k is invested my target retirement year fund. Both ira and hsa are fully in FXAIX, Fidelity’s 500 index fund. Is this fine? Obviously I know investing and saving is good but still learning the ins and outs
Is the iPhone Upgrade Program w/ Apples’ monthly expense reimbursable under EY policy? Like for the monthly $60 reimbursement?
Question: I withdrew from my 401K during COVID in Nov 2020 because I really needed the money. The penalty was waived bc of Covid. Does anyone know if I can put that money back into my account?
Alix fish - how is your healthcare & life science practice? What type of work do you focus on? Interested in learning more if anybody is willing to chat. Thank you!!
I left my former employer in Q4 2019 but didn’t rollover my Roth 401k prior to the crash, so I’ve left it there this whole time and it’s rebuilt nicely (not back to where it was, but closer)...cont
Accepted an offer for a MM in FDD, but my current employer is offering 15k to stay, and will transfer me to the service line I desire (I have it in writing). Base is 10k more, and benefits and exits better at B4. Any reason not to stay? Not looking forward to reneging but seems like an easy decision
Does anyone know ball park comp for a Strategy & Operations Manager at Coinbase in Chicago? Recruiter reached out and would like to have an informed comp range. Background: Manager @ Accenture Strategy w/ 4 YOE.
How do you deal with/ confront an account person who keeps the client relationship entirely to themselves and keeps other teammates out of important client convos?
What time is your normal Thursday night flight?
Want to invest in real estate in NYC, but I'm currently still on F1 OPT visa, is it worth it?
What is a typical Tax Senior 1 salary at the Big 4 in the Bay Area? Looking to relocate and need to negotiate compensation.
If you had an opportunity to name your salary and set your billable hours, what would be the ideal ratio per month? Say for example your hourly rate is 400.
Any advice for preparing for a consulting interview that will be primarily mini cases? No specific focus on industries or topics mentioned.
My current firm didn’t require a case interview. Would like to leave soon, but want to have my ducks in a row. How can I best prepare for Big 4 and MBB interviews? How did you all do it?
I feel like the usual consulting exit messaging to new employers used to be “need to get off the road”. For those exiting during the pandemic, how are you phrasing the decision to exit to potential employers? My concern with saying something like “need improved work-life balance” is that it equates to “I want to work less hard” given that many companies allow remote work right now which blurs the hours of operation. Am I overthinking this?
How are the hikes and bonus to Deloitte USI S&O compared to Deloitte Cloud practice (Oracle, SAP)? Are they same for all the capabilities? I heard S&O is one of best capability within Deloitte USI. That's the reason behind this question.
Can anyone help me decide between - 1. KPMG Global Services SPI (Deal Advisory) - Analytics Consultant 2. Quantiphi Analytics - Sr. Business Analyst for cloud based Analytics projects
Would a SHRM certification be beneficial for a consultant in organization strategy? Anyone in a similar boat?
Remote work opportunities? I'm looking for firms to look into. Currently in health. I think this will be disruptive (given we can't be on site... and my firm isn't used to delivering remotely).
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At what age do you stop taking a bath with your child? My 3 year old & I were in the bath together and suddenly he reached out to my chest and said “mumma, your lungs are outside, mine are inside my body” I was so embarrassed! I told him that those were my breasts and that grown ups have slightly different body parts. I normally take a quick shower before him and sit in the tub with him, as that’s our bonding time. I was wearing underpants so thankfully he didn’t notice my non-existant penis
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