Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

I haven't gotten a raise in years for various reasons.  When I was with a large company, raises were 'frozen due to budget issues, etc, etc' - most of us were just happy to not be 'laid off'.

4 years ago, I left the large company to follow my team to open their own independent firm.  Clearly, they needed time to get things going and while I was bonused very well different times throughout last year, this is my first hourly rate raise I have had in, hmmm about 7 years.

I am paid monthly and this increase is such a fabulous blessing.  Don't get me wrong, bonuses are awesome and always very appreciated but they can't be counted on like this raise to my hourly rate.

I can't wait to start my new budget!

by on Mar. 18, 2013 at 5:13 PM
Replies (11-15):
jbyrd898
by Jessica on Mar. 23, 2013 at 10:09 AM
1 mom liked this

thats awesome! congrats.

CJsMommy92
by on Mar. 24, 2013 at 1:04 PM
1 mom liked this

good


wedding tickers


Lilypie First Birthday tickers


proudMom2634
by Member on Mar. 29, 2013 at 1:23 AM

Congrats~!

blessed2bworkin
by Member on Mar. 29, 2013 at 10:30 AM

That's wonderful news. You must be really good at budgeting!! I don't think I could get one check per month and make it last that long!! How do you do it?

yvonne37
by Yvonne on Mar. 31, 2013 at 6:19 AM

 congratulations! raises are always a happy moment ;)

Add your quick reply below:
You must be a member to reply to this post.
Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)