EY - What is the maternity leave breakdown? 2 weeks prior to DD + X disability + 16 weeks parental leave + up to 3 weeks PTO? Is the usual 6-8 week disability/medical separate from the 16 week bonding leave?
First person in my family to have a corporate job so I don’t have anyone to ask these questions. I’m wondering how much I should put into my Roth 401K? I currently have it set for 18% of my monthly paycheck. Is this enough? I’m 23 years old, first year on the job. Any advice is appreciated! Thank you
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!
Anyone know if the new Amex Plat 5x MR points for air includes our corporate cards? I've found the benefits all don't always carry over. http://about.americanexpress.com/news/pr/2016/new-travel-benefits-for-amex-platinum.aspx
Does anyone practice healthcare law? More specifically pharmacy? It’s a new area of mine and I am STRUGGLING. What helped you? I have plenty of free time to grow! Any guidance is appreciated.
Questions for a newer investor. I don’t come from a finance background but I’ve been educating myself on stocks and just started investing this year! As a 24yr old I’m in if for the long term. I started with an ETF but want to expand. I’d like to hear different opinions if people believe diversifying portfolio with different sectors (like individual tech and healthcare stocks) is important, or better to first buy more shares of one ETF then diversity?
I’m looking at an opportunity at Crowe. What is the environment, culture, people and work life balance like at Crowe in Bay Area location? How is the firm Perk and Benefits?
Unpopular opinion- maxing out your 401K is overrated. I would rather have the money for other investments that I can access now ( ie real estate). Thoughts ?
What is your 401k strategy? Do you use max matching from your org? Do you go above your org's matching limit to save more? Any other TAX SAVING tips on your pre-tax earnings?
Started my first job out of undergrad: base salary 105k. Grew up extremely privileged and have no debts of my own, but also no money of my own and I am completely financially illiterate. Any kind souls willing to help guide me on what I should be doing with all this money now? My company offers a 3% 401k match which I am maxing. Right now I’ve got a fat lump sum just sitting and wasting in savings.
Anyone else feel like they’re behind on the savings benchmarks? I’m close to 30 and have $35k in checking/savings and about $40k in 401k/HSAs. I do have my student loans paid off along with my car, but all the articles I’ve read say I have way too little saved. I make about 78k currently - thoughts?
How much are you putting into your 401k? I’m thinking 10% of my paychecks. About me: 29F, 140K annual salary, company match 6%
Anyone have experience transferring stock out of Computershare? Rolled my old 401k to a IRA and am trying to figuring the best/cheapest way to transfer my former company stock to my taxable acct. I assume transferring to the IRA is not possible
Curious what other people's parental leave looks like for companies of a similar size and industry. We are about 150 employees in the CPG (beverage) space. We want to improve/expand our paid leave. How much paid time do you give your employees? Do you give the same amount for the primary and secondary caregiver? Please include your company size and industry.
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
Fishbowl parents! Did you take the full parental leave? How much time off? Did you feel there were any repercussions? First time dad here - currently on paternity leave and loving it!
Making 90K in Texas, it’s my first job out of college so I’m not sure of best retirement plan: should I max Roth 401k or Traditional 401K?
I absolutely hate EY’s Fidelity 401k. Deloitte’s Vanguard answers the phone the moment you call. Meanwhile Fidelity I’ve been on hold for 20min+ and this is every time I call.
Am finally getting around to rolling over my 401k from my prior firm's schwab account into my new firms fidelity account. I keep hearing a roth account would be best. can I split my contributions between both? how do I even open a roth account and how do I know how much to contribute ? if I max out my 401k in my firms account can I keep contributing to roth? I am lost....
Have you fishes often felt not adding much value? I am experiencing this very often. Felt like the client can figure it out without me. Thoughts?
Doing an interview tomorrow for a data scientist to potentially staff as an data science engineer. Looking for new ideas for questions. What are some you use?
Can anyone speak to culture of the EC/VC and M&A groups at WSGR? Looking at remote positions. Thanks!
Talked to a guy for a month and then we decided to just be friends with benefits. Since then our texts have mostly been about arranging our next hookup. I don’t think we are compatible in the long run, but we do share some hobbies so I kinda wish our texts have been less superficial. Anyone knows how to navigate this?
Got a job offer client side. Would be making 30k+ more BUT it's a long term contract role (no benefits, Paid PTO etc.). I'm not unhappy or happy where I'm at currently. What to do what to do.
I am about to join PWC. Will they reimburse for ergonomic chair ?? Will they send chair on request?
What are the best consulting firms to work for in Chicago right out of undergrad based on salary and perks?
Interviewing with Accenture for Technology Senior Manager position. Can someone please shed some light on the difference between Technology Strategy and Technology Advisory practices? Which one should I push for/ pays better? Thanks
I'm a new teacher with very little money to spend on my classroom. Everyone else has the perfect pinterest classroom! I'm so jealous!
Gonna get baby's heartbeat tattooed
How are other districts compensating you for working over your contracted time? I’m not taking just over. I’m taking about 13+ hour work days, every day.
International Tax SA here. A partner at Deloitte IT group reached out to me on Linkedin for an opening. I replied and he wants to talk on the phone about the opportunity. Does this happen a lot? Don’t think I’ve ever heard a partner recruiting directly on Linkedin. Anyone has any thoughts?
I’m really burned out by WFH and plan to take a week off. Don’t want to go out too much yet so will likely just stay at home. The challenge: I have no idea what I’m doing with several days at home - maybe just binge watch Netflix? Any ideas?
Art director curious about the transition from advertising to branding and a true designer role. Any tips / thoughts / opinions? Grad school? Any expertise, experiences, or opinions appreciated 🙏🏼
Heading home from a fun agility lesson 😊😊
Give me your best Audible book you have recently listened to? Finance, Sales or non-fiction
Hi 🐟 I am beginner in real estate investing. Liv in a rented apartment and looking to start with a Condo, with a goal of staying there for 2 years and then renting it. Would love to get some words of wisdom from this group. Specifically on: - Any recommended books to read before jumping into it - Is there a free excel template that I can use to analyse deals - How to find a good real estate agent in my area Thanks in advance!
Starting to learn more about FIRE and getting really excited about it. When they say save 50% of monthly income, is that including future savings like 401k and HSA? How do you save 50% when living in a HCOL city? My rent alone eats up like 35%. I also have student loans and car loans (which I got before learning about FIRE and finances). Thanks for all the insights!
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