Negotiate Your Salary
Contributed by Marjolein of Radical FIRE
Are you looking for tips on how to ask for a raise? Luckily you’ve come to the right place!
Advice on personal finance often isn’t meant for everyone. However, there’s something I would tell every single person: negotiate your salary and ask for that raise!
It’s easy money. You don’t need to work any harder, and you don’t have to have additional education—all you have to do is ask.
Let’s face it. Your manager isn’t going to offer you a salary increase without you asking for it. Even if they are, often you can get more when you ask for it.
If you don’t negotiate, you’re missing out on quite a lot of money. Your salary now is the basis for your salary later on in your career.
Let’s get right into why to ask for a raise, tips to prepare, and tricks to get it.