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If You Scored 74 or Below on the CPA Exam...

Scores drop, and you find out how you did. Either you feel relieved, or your heart drops too. If you got a 74 or below, you might be feeling that all of your hard work was for nothing. Right back to square one, you go - or so it may feel. The good news is, although not passing is a bit

This is the first step to studying for the CPA Exam

Should you work hard or smart? The answer is both, but you have to constantly refine your routines as working vigorously while maintaining bad habits is counterproductive. The same applies to studying for the CPA exam. So the good news we're offering here is that you should focus less on

How to Reach for Resilience After Failing the CPA Exam

People often look around after experiencing a setback and wonder, "What did I do wrong that all these other people did right?" You feel surrounded by individuals who are "making it," but you are coming up short. You may feel jealousy, and think some people don't deserve their success. Or, you'll

CPA Students: Approaching the Challenge of Resiliency

When it comes to passing the CPA exam, you quickly think about the four sections of the exam, about the days of studying it will take to pass, and about what taking on this challenge will mean regarding future opportunities in your professional career. This is all easy to approach in terms we

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

 The wait is almost over!

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 August 17, 2017. Business Environment and Concepts (BEC)

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