Are You Accountant... Accountant2

Working with dollar figures and numbers all day has got to have its fair share of advantages. One great plus of being an accountant is that you can apply much of what you learn in the field to your own personal well-being. This means knowing how to budget, and most importantly, knowing how important it [&hellip

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An $86.3 million lawsuit makes Canadian history. In the 1990’s a theatre company known as Livent was found guilty of accounting fraud and several of the founders of the company were convicted. The formal auditor of the company known as Deloitte failed to uncover the fraud perpetuated by the theatre company and has been ordered [&hellip

A Finance Career... career

You have to work in the public sector for 10 years to be eligible for student loan forgiveness, but this can be a fantastic option if you want to get rid of your student loans and get out of debt. Not many people are aware of the forgiveness programme and may not realise that they [&hellip

All About The... audit

The new auditing protocol in Canada is concerned with advancing auditing; it will improve sharing amongst audit firms in Canada via greater transparency and improved consistency due to making sharing of information easier and more straightforward. New guidance resources created by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, the Institute of Corporate Directors and the Canadian [&hellip

Accounting Doesn’t Have... Accounts book

Accounting can be the gateway that leads to a wide variety of interesting careers as well as stable and generous compensation. “Forget the negative stereotypes of accounting” there are many different types of jobs you can undertake once you are a trained accountant which can involve many exciting legal cases, exotic travel, government strategies and [&hellip

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Forensic accountants are able to recover money gained by criminals from fraudulent activity, thus helping to undermine these criminal organizations and prevent assets being used to fund further criminal activity. This can be an in depth, complex activity which meticulously follows the trail of laundered money, allowing the criminals assets to be seized to ensure [&hellip

Personal Finance Tips... If You Had $12 Billion, would you Build a Mansion or help Eradicate Poverty?

Managing your personal finances should be one of your goals for 2014. When your finances are in order you will be less stressed out and enjoy life more. As a result your health and relationships will improve. In addition, when you have good finances you have security that you can fall back on in the [&hellip

Should Uncle Sam... Money

Student loan debt is spiraling out of control. Never before in our nation’s history has there been anywhere near the level of current student debt. This is leading to outrage as young adults are forced to pay off debt for years which greatly reduces spending and harms the economy. Many are calling for the United [&hellip

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Building credit is very important for every consumer. Like it or not, your credit score will follow you throughout your life. It affects jobs, loans, buying property, and many aspects of life. Without a good credit score, you are at a definite disadvantage. Most people believe that to achieve a good credit score you must [&hellip

If You Had... If You Had $12 Billion, would you Build a Mansion or help Eradicate Poverty?

It can be difficult to imagine having $12 billion at your disposal, so figuring out what to do with that money may be beyond the capacity for most people to truly conceive. Although, many people who would answer the question in the title might choose to do both. The truth is, many of us do [&hellip