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My firm gave me a performance based hike this month - but after taxes and pension it\s only ~110$ more. I know I should be grateful about even earning and getting a raise during a pandemic, but realistically it's so low it wouldn't even change my current lifestyle

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This is tone deaf...

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General guidance isn’t to change your lifestyle with a raise. That’s how you stay poor

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That seems pretty in line for a merit increase, tbh...

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With that money you can buy a whole new outfit though! Or groceries!

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I swear, you better not be complaining about an extra $110 per hour

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Former AIESEC alum here - and I have to say this is a weird flex...

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Let me get this straight, OP is complaining about getting around $110 more per paycheck whether it’s every week or biweekly after taxes and pension?

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If you don’t want it I’ll gladly take it

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Per paycheck? That’s an extra ~2500 a year!!!

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Whats aiesec?

It’s a student group. Guessing OP is using that to avoid posting title or actual company

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Hiii sidenote but I'm a post aiesecer :) went on two exchanges & on the NST

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