Balance Sheet Affluent

Income Statement vs Balance Sheet Affluence – Which Type of Affluence Do you Want?

Thomas J Stanley discusses two types of wealthy people in his best selling book The Millionaire Mind. Those who are Income Statement Affluent and those who are Balance Sheet Affluent.  Robert Kiyosaki also discusses a similar concept in his book Rich Dad’s Cash Flow Quadrant. Except, he divides people into four categories: Employees, Self-Employed, Business Owners, and Investors. To draw a…

My CPA Exam Journey

My CPA Exam Journey

The summer following my college graduation, I started an internship from the national accounting firm BDO USA, LLP. After the internship, I received a full-time offer and was set to start in October 2014. Before I got too far removed from study mode, I knew I had to pass the CPA exam…

pass the cpa

The No BS Guide to Passing the CPA Exam

The No BS Guide to Passing the CPA Exam How to pass the CPA Exam on the first try while working full-time.   Table of Contents Introduction Commitment Setting deadlines Which order to take the exam Creating habits Time saving secrets Cut out the lectures Drill multiple choice and sims Rewriting notes & questions Avoid…

My First Real Estate Investment

A 48 unit multifamily property.   The Beginning The journey toward my first real estate investment began only a few months after attending the multifamily weekend in August 2014. At the April 2015 group meeting I saw one of the guys I met at the multifamily weekend. He became a coaching client of the real estate…