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The PERFECT Schedule to PASS all 4-parts of the CPA Exam!

Want to know how long it will take to pass?  Here are the approximate number of study hours, and estimated length of time to prepare, based on devoting about 20 hours a week to studying...

2017 CPA Exam Testing Windows and Score Release Timeline

On May 30, 2017, NASBA and the AICPA updated the target score release date timeline.

If you sat for the Auditing (AUD), Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR), or Regulation (REG) section(s) of the 2017 CPA Exam during the April/May (Q2) testing window, you can expect to receive your score on

Put an end to procrastination today (or maybe tomorrow)

One of the biggest inhibitors to people reaching their goals has been the same every generation. "There's not enough time in the day". This has been blamed on tasks to do around the house and technology, on family obligations and lengthening commutes, but no matter who you are or where you are

Get to Know the CPA Exam Blueprints

This year has presented a unique challenge to students looking to pass the CPA Exam - a reformat of the test. While this means new territory and a test unfamiliar to everyone, the AICPA has released a set of blueprints letting students know what to expect, and how to prepare. While this may

How to do more than survive busy season and studying for the CPA Exam

Being a CPA is only one part of your life - most look forward to raising families, having friends, and trying to find personal and professional fulfillment at the same time. Doing all of this during and dedicating a large portion of your life studying for the exam is daunting, but very possible.

The New CPA Exam Changes are Officially Here

The CPA Exam world has been buzzing for the past year about changes to the exam by the AICPA to be instituted in 2017. Time for speculation or fitting in the exam before the new format was applied has officially passed. The purpose of this new structure is to prepare better young CPA's to enter the

Stress and the CPA

It is that time of year again. All your friends and family know the going has gotten tough. Busy season reaching it's peak. The good thing is that you've proved you can hack it. Getting through college and into a career in the accounting field requires sacrifice, hard work, long study hours,

CPA Exam Students Need to Know These Changes to Task Based Simulations.

You probably already knew about changes happening on the 2017 CPA Exam. Many tried to pack in passing all sections of the CPA Exam last year before anything new rolled out. The thought there was to take the Exam before it changed, so you knew what you'd get, be sure the curriculum you were studying

Have to Retake a Section of the CPA Exam?

Passing the CPA Exam can set you apart from the pack of fellow professionals jockeying for position among the business world. The reason it sets you apart is because of the accreditation, the knowledge it takes, and mainly the fact that not just anyone gets it. Passing the CPA Exam is extremely

Smart Work Vs Hard Work; CPA Review Students Need to Find the Balance

The seasons have officially changed, the pace has (hopefully) slowed down a bit, and you are getting caught up enough to take a few deep breaths. There's a temptation for many, when times get calm like this, to just put your head down and do some work. The curse of the highly motivated and