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Watch out for these tax scams in 2018

Busy season is just warming up, and so are tax scammers. People are just starting to think about filing their taxes again, and criminals know Uncle Sam is on their mind. They are using this acute awareness to slip in and try to look credible. Sometimes, they do a great job, especially to the

Winning the Super Bowl doesn't pay as much as you think

You would think that making it to the all-time goal of your profession would reap some serious rewards, but you'd be forgetting a few things about the NFL. One of which is the NFL Players Union negotiated post season pay for all players. This is great news for players like Geno Grissom, the

Five Great Cities for the Midwest-at-Heart CPA

Many say the West Coast is the best coast, but there's something to the slower pace of the Midwestern part of the United States. You can still get into big cities, but there's a different feel, colder weather, and economic advantages. Here's a look at some of the most promising cities for the

CPA's, Are You Preparing For Your Golden Years?

What comes to mind when you think of retirement? For many of us it's our grandparents. We watched them retire into their golden years with style, vacationing around the world, and relaxing at home. We enjoyed nights being dropped off and spoiled while our parents enjoyed some time sans kids. We

3 Simple Reasons to Give Thanks For Being CPA

The holiday season is officially in full swing. Halloween passed, Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and a December full of celebration is already felt on the radio, TV, and in decorations on the streets. Sometimes, everything can move so fast it feels like it all blends together. So today, take some

Why accountants and employers should pay attention to REI's #OptOutside Campaign

For the third year in a row, REI has decided to opt out of what every other retail giant does after Thanksgiving by ditching Black Friday Deals. No waiting outside in the early hours of the morning and running through aisles grabbing at discounts. Instead, they are sticking with their

Emails That Will Make Your Co-workers Hate You

Have you ever thought about how many digital communications you send in a day? Whether it's text, social media, or email, we all send countless messages during the week. Passive aggressive behavior, pointless status updates, or even cyber-bullying is obvious on social outlets, but we need to

Give Out Plenty of Holiday Cheer... and Business Cards!

We are officially in the Holiday Season! There are going to be a number of work and personal parties. Along with gifts and holiday cheer, your going to want to be ready to give people your business card. Whether you don't have a card or your current one needs a facelift we've got some do's,

How do you make your normal, special?

Those who are entering the workforce for the first time feel excited, nervous, and eager. Other's who are switching employers or even industries do so for a fresh start. Both have done a lot of work into getting hired, but then comes the time to develop your future expectations. What, over a

Employers focus on decreasing turnover and increasing engagement.

The current generation making the majority of the workforce wants to do more than clock in and clock out. Putting in the time is important to Millennials, but so is fulfillment. Professional and personal lives are blending together more than ever before. These blurred lines are causing today's