Learn about the valuable advantages that restricted stock and RSUs offer. Includes an episode of the
myStockOptions.com Podcast - an interview with the author, Richard Friedman, on why restricted stock and RSUs are a good deal.
Restricted Stock Units
Restricted stock units (RSUs) are the most popular alternative to stock options, but they work very differently. This article series explains the basic facts of RSUs, including vesting and tax treatment, that you must know to make the most of an RSU grant.
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Presented by the editor-in-chief of myStockOptions.com, this engaging video covers the fundamentals of restricted stock, restricted stock units (RSUs), and performance shares to help you make the most of these grants. This video covers key concepts, such as vesting schedules and understanding your grant's value. Running time: 4:37
While grants of restricted stock and RSUs are conceptually simple, financial planning for them can be complex. This article presents the essential financial-planning points that you should consider before your restricted stock or RSU grant vests.
While restricted stock and RSUs are relatively straightforward, they have technical aspects you must understand to make the most of them. Learn the essential facts of restricted stock and RSUs, including basic concepts, vesting schedules, and tax treatment.
The taxation of RSUs generally resembles that of restricted stock but carries some important differences.
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