If you are hiring a live-in employee, that person will be living on-site in your home, or on the property. This means you will need to be comfortable with that person being in close proximity to you and your family… Continue Reading What questions should I ask live-in employee candidates?
Have you recently hired a nanny? Maybe you are looking for live-in housekeeper, estate manager, or personal chef to join the staff of your home. Hiring a household employee makes you an employer and that means you are required to… Continue Reading Why you shouldn’t manage your employee’s payroll on your own
When your spouse or elderly loved one needs day-to-day assistance in their life, you may be facing a tough choice: in-home care or assisted living? Making the right decision means weighing many different factors and it is usually a very… Continue Reading Will Your Loved One Need Assisted Living or an In-Home Caregiver?
Whether you have hired a live-in nanny or housekeeper, an estate manager, or someone else recently, there are some important things to keep in mind. You are now a household employer and there are some key rules to follow. There… Continue Reading Ways to Avoid Problems As A Household Employer
Individuals or families looking to hire the best household employee possible need to find ways to offer not just a competitive wage, but an attractive benefits package, too. Outside of healthcare benefits, here are a few additional ideas on what… Continue Reading What Kind of Benefits Should I Offer to My Household Employee?
Are you considering hiring a household employee? Maybe your aging parent needs a senior caregiver to help with day-to-day tasks, or you need a nanny-tutor this summer to provide care for your kids. Life is busy and hiring someone to… Continue Reading Cost Factors For Hiring a Household Employee
School will be out soon, and summer schedules will be in full swing. Some parents will be able to take extended time off work, while others will need to continue their regular hours. Need a helping hand with the kids… Continue Reading Planning for Summer Childcare
Have you recently hired a housekeeper, nanny, private tutor, chef, senior caregiver, or another type of domestic employee? It’s no secret that keeping up on the tax rules, laws, and other regulations that come with having a household employee can… Continue Reading What You Need to Know About Your Employee’s Taxes
Have you recently hired a private chef, a nanny, a housekeeper, estate manager, or other household employee to work in your home? You’ll need to get payment and tax details set up so they can be paid on time and… Continue Reading Should I Pay My Employee On or Off The Books?
Having a great nanny is a gift. She invests time, love, and energy into your home, so if she quits, it can be a real disappointment. Not to mention, it can add stress because you’re left without a reliable childcare… Continue Reading What To Do If Your Nanny Quits