Pay Me in Stock Options: Manage the Options You Have, Win the Options You Want Carol E. Curtis is available to download
|Pay Me in Stock Options: Manage the Options You Have, Win the Options You Want|
Carol E.Pay Me in Stock ... Textbook Curtis
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2001 |
|Publisher: ||Wiley |
|Page Count: ||273 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0471394815 |
WEALTH IS AN OPTION
The presence of stock option wealth in todays economy is unprecedented and continues to grow. An estimated twelve million Americansmore than one out of every ten employeescurrently hold stock options. This compares with only one million workers as recently as 1992. In addition, one-third of the 350 largest companies in the United States offer a stock option plan. However, many of us dont know how to take advantage of these plans and are unsure when to exercise our options or how to negotiate for more. This invaluable book is the first comprehensive laymans guide to stock options. Pay Me in Stock Options is designed to help employees and management understand how option plans work in order to use them to their best advantage. Here you will find: Specific strategies on vesting schedules and tax implications Information on your rights and guidance on how to take advantage of them Real-life examples from options plans that you can use to learn how to get stock options and take full advantage of current plans
. . . and much more to guarantee that you benefit from the wealth you are helping to build. Written by an expert in the field who has developed seminars for Oppenheimer & Co., Pay Me in Stock Options will prove an invaluable guide.
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A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO TAKING FULL ADVANTAGE OF STOCK OPTIONS
The phenomenon of stock options as employee compensation continues to grow in importance in both online and traditional businesses. Success stories of options millionaires abound, market volatility often notwithstanding. Options packages play an increasingly important part when choosing an employer. Advantageous to both companies and their employees, stock-based compensation and the economy have become undeniably intertwined. Still, much of the wealth created remains on paper, waiting to be cashed in. What happens in the event of an economic downturn?
Fortunately, companies are adapting their options to such possibilities. Unfortunately, most employees are still not provided with the information they need to make informed decisions. The truth is that despite the popularity of stock options, many of us dont know how to take advantage of these plans and are unsure when to exercise our optionsor how to negotiate to get more. This much-needed book helps employees and management understand how plans work in order to use them to their best advantage. Here are specific strategies on vesting schedules and tax implications, along with real-life examples from plans that you can learn from.
In order to make the best choice and benefit from stock options, employees must reach new levels of understanding their compensation packages. The goal of this highly accessible, comprehensive book is to make you an informed decision maker and ensure your prosperous future. Utilize the priceless wisdom Pay Me in Stock Options has to offer, and share in the wealth you are helping to create.