Questions tagged [reimbursement]

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How I should ask for house rent allowance and daily transportation reimbursement from home to office & vice-versa? [closed]

Since my salary is low as the company is clearly looking for cheap labor, transportation and living cost is quite high where the office is located, especially, as the residence is nearby my workplace. ...
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Reimbursement over-payment while on contractually obligatory severance [closed]

Help! I am on severance since leaving my job. It was a very contentious departure which I prevailed in severance matter. I recently received an expense reimbursement. I am now being told that the ...
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Would it be reasonable to ask company to reimburse subscription fees to professional publication useful to one's job?

I work in the cybersecurity profession as an analyst / engineer. Keeping well informed of news in the cybersecurity industry is important to what I do. I subscribe to several what I would consider ...
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Workplace wants me to leave my car at an airport for a week

I've worked in my current job for about two years and have only had to travel a couple times. Even so, it's never been by air. Typically, I would rent a car and drive a few hours away to the customer'...
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Could asking for reimbursement of travel expenses for a small amount seem petty?

I interviewed for a role recently and wasn't selected in the end, probably due to the fact that I was interviewed for the wrong role. The details of the botched process can be found here. The ...
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What do I do when I book travel at my expense, but my employer won't pay until the travel has happened?

I work for Contracting Firm X which coordinated a long-term contract with Company Y (which is where I go to work each day). Firm X pays me and offers me benefits, handles basic HR functions, etc. ...
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How to negotiate conditions for going to the office in work-from-home situation?

I work from home, which is about 2-2.5 hours away by train costing about 20-25€ euros for one direction. For regular work, I never have to visit the office. For meetings with clients I may sometimes ...
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Is it okay to ask for reimbursement for an interview even if I got an offer?

I had a job interview last week with a very big company and I got an offer from them. I have mixed opinions on asking for reimbursement at this point, because I got the offer I wanted and I don't want ...
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Contract worker - stolen items off site: How to ask for reimbursement

I was in Mexico working as a contract employee for a US tool company. I went to lunch with one of the workers at the plant I was contracted to work at. I locked up my back pack with my laptop phone ...
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I interviewed at a company that offered to reimburse my expenses but after the interview they don't answer my emails anymore, what should I do?

I was invited by a company for an on-site interview. Before I could even ask about it, I was told (in writing) by the HR person inviting me (let's call him David) that my accommodation expenses will ...
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Are there companies or gov jobs that pay for your master's or PhD full time if you cut a deal with them? [closed]

I am looking to do a Master's in Computer Engineering and possibly a PhD in Computer Engineering full-time and I would like to find a company (or US Government job) that would pay for it. I would be ...
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Should I check with conference organizer before booking cheaper rate? [closed]

I'm traveling to a professional conference as a speaker. The conference is reimbursing speakers for hotel stay (up to a certain limit) and have a block of rooms at a local hotel, with a conference-...
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Two months since the interview - still haven't received my travel reimbursement [closed]

I had an onsite interview two months ago. I was offered the job, but I received a better offer so I declined this one. It's been two months since then, but I haven't received my trip reimbursement. ...
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Reimbursement of professional association fees when job hunting

I have been working for my current employer for a bit more than 2 years and I am now job hunting outside of this firm. I am currently moving to the 2nd step in a 3-step interview process at a ...
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Job requires 6 hour commute every month. What compensation and considerations should I expect? [closed]

Let me start by saying I have just interviewed and been offered the position, but have not accepted yet. I want to make sure I know the correct things/way to ask questions when I call back to clarify, ...
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Appropriate amount of time to stay with company after they paid for masters degree

My company offers tuition reimbursement which I've taken advantage of to complete my MBA. There is no clause that states I must stay with the company for a period of time after the completion of my ...
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Education Reimbursement for course taught by friend

An old friend of mine just published a year long course relating to CV / Machine Learning that I would very much like to take. The course is non-college online learning, but is respected and ...
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Question about my contract regarding purchasing own flights [closed]

very recently, I have just emailed my new company that I will be purchasing my own flight ticket and they gave me the go sign and the amount that I can claim for it which is about $1300, any extra ...
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Still haven't got my travel expenses reimbursement three weeks after interviewing. Should I contact HR?

I interviewed on-site for a company about 3 weeks ago. I got an email from the recruiter a day after the interview saying that the reimbursement has been approved. I still haven't received any money ...
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What can relocation reimbusement be used for?

I just got a brand new job in the States (I'm from Canada) and they are reimbursing my relocation expenses up to a large amount. Of course, they are not giving me the money up front but on the ...
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Requesting a revision to Education Reimbursement [closed]

I am interested in requesting a revision to my company’s policy on tuition reimbursement. At present there is a budget set aside for employees to continue their education but it must be at an ...
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Is it usual that “expenses are not refunded in a case where an appointment is offered and then refused”? [closed]

Suppose a candidate gets invited to a job interview, which requires transatlantic travel booked one week in advance. Is it common for the employer to state that "expenses are not refunded in a case ...
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What to do if personal property gets damaged by coworkers?

We went on a Team-Building activity this past weekend, payed by the company. There was a swimming pool there and a few of my coworkers thought it would be a good idea to pick people at random and ...
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Declining offer and taking reimbursement for interview expenses?

I interviewed for a company. They liked me, I liked the company. The HR was really friendly and helpful. When they got to know about me coming by a bus ( since I do not have a car) from a different ...