Max out 401k of save for house down payment?
Hi everyone, any tips for resignation letters, who to meet/tell first, what to do before your last day (i.e. anything adulty like 401K or healthcare)? Any insights would be greatly appreciated!
Advice needed! Have just been asked to Freelance with W2 form. Without any benefits. Is this even possible? Would I lose my eligibility for Unemployment insurance once the gig ends? I was laid off from my full time agency job 2 months ago and have already freelanced as self employed on an LLC since. Seems like they’re being tight and taking advantage of the current climate.
What are the key differences between Health Savings Account and Healthcare Reimbursement Account?
28yo single male, no debt, 110k income, LCOL (Dallas). I've been living fairly frugally, maxing out 401k and reached 170k NW. I kind of want to splurge on a LUXURY ($2,100/mo) apartment. It's an amazing place, high rise, 20th floor, large balcony, floor to ceiling windows, loft style in the middle of the nicest part in Dallas 🥰😍 1) would my application even get approved due to my income? 2) is this too much? Open to all opinions! TiA!
Does EY have any mortgage benefits that we should look into? Any discounts or anything? I'm trying to search... not finding much but swear someone said we did.
thoughts on ZS vs. LEK vs. Putnam for healthcare / LS strategy work? Currently Phd + 1 YOE (w early promo) - would lateral to ~Sr LSS in a LON office + relocate to NY within a year. Dilemma: giving up decent-ish culture & WLB / friendships w Ps / fast track to manager for greater diversity of strategy projects (current focus quite P&MA heavy). What would you do - jump now and diversify (to be a more rounded manager in more time) or stay (for fast tracked manager w narrower expertise)?
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
I’ve heard mixed things about Amazon creative departments. What makes it worth it? What kind of benefits do you guys receive?
Is it possible to roll only roth 401k from previous employer to roth IRA and leave the pretax 401k in the plan?
Looking for advice. Just started new job that allows Roth 401k. I have a previous traditional 401k worth about 50k and a Roth IRA worth about 40k. I’m 26 and make 150k total this year. My new company allows for mega backdoor to Roth IRA. Should I rollover my old 401k to an T-IRA or rollover to my new employer? How should I split my new contributions between traditional and Roth 401k? Should I mega backdoor after tax to my Roth IRA? Thanks in advance.
My wife and I would like to retire at age 50 (or earlier). We’re in our early 30s. We’ve been maxing out 401ks and IRAs for years and started contributing 20k a year into a taxable account to start filling the gap since we can’t access 401k until 55. At what point should we be reducing 401k/IRAs and redirecting to the taxable account? Otherwise our income balloons late in life. Curious how others are managing this.
My former company is being acquired and is making me rollover my Roth 401K to my new company’s 401K or to an IRA. Any advice?
I'm in Silicon Valley, and been in the industry for about 15 years now. Fell into the corporate in-house role and been in those ever since. I primarily do marketing/brand design. I'd love to get to AD level, but I think my main issues has been that I rock the boat a lot and don't play the "corporate game well", piss off the wrong people. Does anyone have any advise for how to advance in corporate environement while keeping the integrity of creative alive?
I’m jealous of all the support & praise Simone Biles is getting for stepping away from competition to focus on her mental health. I’m on the edge of my breaking point and wish I could press pause and step away with the same support.
Is Uber at ORD okay now? Several months back when I took Uber from ORD I waited for 20 minutes because of traffic in parking lot. Trying to decide to fly to MDW or ORD
Advice needed: I’ve been in a long distance relationship for a while. Things are generally going well but when it comes to traveling to see each other I’m always the one making more of the effort to go to him. I understand his job isn’t as flexible but even when it was during Covid he had an excuse and I would be the one going to see him and spending weeks leaving behind my day to day to spend time with him. Am I wrong for wanting more effort and flexibility on his end?
Guys, I applied for an IBM opening through LinkedIn. I received an email from email@example.com asking to update the information. That site is actually taking me to another page to update payslips. Does IBm ask for payslips even before scheduling the interview?. Or am I getting phished here.?!
Hi, please advise and apologies if it's a dumb question. currently filling out the h1b visa transfer form by fragomen and there is this previous US stay section. What does receiving country refer to? I assume it's the states coz they are asking for visa type. Can someone please advise and confirm? 🙏
I feel like I’m under constant stress at work in Big4. Is this just Big4 life or would I experience constant high stress outside of Big4? Not sure if it’s just a culture shock after graduating from doing two degrees at uni.
How to get more business acumen? Currently in data engineering/analytics consulting. Looking to get into bizops/strategy type of work. Can't do a MBA right now. Have gotten interviews, but fail them.
Rejected by 2 exit ops after on-sites where 2 of 3 recruiters sent a personal message/email saying something like "you seem great/qualified but not the right fit". One said "the HM said you seem really bright and would hire asap if we were looking for a generalist". Another said "this isn't about weakness or lack of experience, just questions on fit". Do recruiters say this to a lot of people or is this genuine? Trying to gauge whether my interview performance is at least solid.
Hi Everyone, I have an upcoming JAVA interview. Experience 5yrs. What kind of questions are expected? If anyone has any list of questions or link, please share. Thanks in advance.
I am a 2nd year associate in big law with private funds experience, and am hoping to move to a midsize / lifestyle firm (searching for a significantly better WLB). Does anyone have any recommendations of firms to consider or suggestions for how to find a recruiter that might know of these opportunities?
So how do you feel the consulting life is impacting your wellness as you hop over the age of 40, I’m finding under Covid I’m much more healthy/lost weight etc.
Any recommendations for a private cook in Cabo San Lucas? Looking for good simple fresh Mexican food for 3 dinners and 2 lunches for 6 adults in our penthouse kitchen. Prefer this over going out to eat given we will have a full kitchen.
Does anyone have a rough timeline of MBB recruitment? When does networking start, when do apps get submitted, when is office selection required by?
Question for you all: Left D to Company A for a 50% raise in TC and slated to start in <1 week. However, just got an offer at Company B for a 100% raise in TC compared to D, or 30% raise in TC compared to company A. Both firms do similar work but B provides a more solid comp package. Job duties would be relatively similar. Is the % jump worth burning the bridge? Would have chosen Company B if the offer came sooner but the % difference in A to B is at my [personal] 30% threshold. TIA!
Hey 🐠 - looking to Stamp my visa (H1B renewal) in Oct-Nov timeframe - any knowledge of American consulates currently processing them? I’m trying to get an appointment in Madrid but would be happy to go somewhere else in the caribbean if possible. If I do end up going to Spain- I believe I need to stay somewhere outside the Schengen area for 14 days before entering the US. Has anyone travelled to Europe? Any help/confirmation on the above would be highly appreciated.
I’m a senior accounting student and I have the opportunity to interview for a matter management internship role at a law firm (activities involved in managing all aspects of the corporate legal practice. ) Would this be a good opportunity to get me into risk analysis/ FP&A one day?
From resume submission to offer acceptance, how long did it take for you to find a new job? Started applying but wanted to get an approximate timeline
Hi Folks, I've given interview in TechM early this month, got selected and after HR discussion there was no update from HR, meanwhile another HR from TechM scheduled interview for another account and got selected, now HR1 came back and asked for documents, I sent. Now HR2 is also asking for documents. I informed both of them about the scenario, both are saying they have approvals for CTC that I demand. What shall I do, can I share docs to HR2 as well and consider the offer whichever comes 1st.
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