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How Does Compensation Work at Amazon?

This video will help you understand how you get paid at Amazon. It will help new employees and individuals interested in working at Amazon gain a better understanding of the compensation timeline First off, if you are a new Amazon employee congratulations on your new position!!! How are Amazon employees paid? There are three different […]

Lars Phillips, CFA, CFP® | March 4, 2021

Using the Amazon Mega Backdoor Roth Conversion to Save for Retirement

Amazon employees can invest more towards retirement using the Amazon Mega Backdoor Roth Conversion, also known as the after-tax contribution to your 401(k) plan. We want to help you understand why this is such an amazing benefit Amazon employees should consider taking advantage of. In this video, we explain what this benefit is and how it […]

Lars Phillips, CFA, CFP® | February 9, 2021

How Do I Incorporate Sustainable Investing Options Within My Amazon 401(k)?

Sustainable Investing, also known as Socially Responsible Investing (SRI), means incorporating Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria into the investment selection process. Essentially, it allows you, as an Amazon employee, to invest in a way that aligns with your values without necessarily compromising diversification or returns. Let’s break down ESG a little more and go […]

Lars Phillips, CFA, CFP® | August 4, 2020

Executive Compensation Explained

The Pacific Northwest has evolved into one of the largest tech hubs in the country, the clients we serve increasingly have very complex financial situations. This is partly because tech employees tend to be more highly compensated than people in other industries, but it is also due to the fact that tech companies tend to […]

JP Osseward, CFA, CFP®, FRM, CAIA | September 15, 2019

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