Does your company have Espp?

New BArD
Jun 29, 2018 16 Comments

If yes, what is the one cool feature about it?

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TOP 16 Comments
  • Nike / DesignStefO
    Free money.
    Jun 29, 20180
  • Microsoft EoXO20
    Forced me to buy msft stock 5 years ago at 30 dollars, which I still have.
    Jun 29, 20180
  • Cisco fandango
    Yes. Free money. 2 year look back. So I have stocks with strike price 2 years ago
    Jun 29, 20181
    • Proofpoint / Eng
      Ok ok

      ProofpointEng

      PRE
      Symantec
      Ok okmore
      What’s does it nu 2 year look back. Please explain
      Jun 30, 2018
  • VictorOps Exit120MM
    The sell the amount of shares needed to pay your tax when you vest so there's no unexpected giant tax bill in April.
    Jun 29, 20183
    • Microsoft EoXO20
      That’s vesting, not ESPP.
      Jun 30, 2018
    • VictorOps Exit120MM
      Oh duh. Don't drink and Blind kids.
      Jun 30, 2018
    • Apple EXQB54
      RSU vesting includes tax withholding. 100 shares vest --> you get 55

      But we're talking ESPP here, you pay tax on gains after selling.
      Jun 30, 2018
  • Qualcomm lo_ol
    15% discount and you can buy up to 15% of base salary worth stocks. 6 month windows. There is per year IRS limit on the $ amount obviously.
    Jul 1, 20180
  • Two Sigma / Engshhhhhhhh_
    Nope
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Tableau krxi15
    15% discount on the lesser of the start and close date. Pretty good, instant 15% profit. Allows a max of 25k per year.
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Capital One / Eng
    spaceforce

    Capital OneEng

    BIO
    death by onions and peppers
    spaceforcemore
    Monthly buy/availability is a nice feature of ours.
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Tesla Full plaid
    Similar to Apple. 15% discount from lower of first/last day in the 6-mo window.
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Commvault hoesb4bros
    Pretty decent at my company...2 enrollment cycles...you get to buy the stock at 15% discount of the lower of the two prices in Feb and Aug.
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Oracle Landlord
    the espp plan is so shitty that I only do 1% of my salary , 5% on the closing price and it takes a week before you can sell
    Jun 30, 20180
  • Apple jetblack
    Yes
    Jun 30, 20180

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