How to Make Sure You Hire the Right Accountant

Tax day is almost here! If you felt stumped by your taxes this year, maybe it’s time to consider hiring an accountant, such as CliftonLarsonAllen, for next year. If you’ve never hired an accountant before, or if your past experiences with accountants were not the best, you may feel unsure of yourself in picking a […]

Tax Considerations for Multiple Jobs

Having multiple jobs and streams of income is a great way to speed up your progress and help you reach your financial goals, like paying off debt or reaching “financial independence“, a lot faster. But there are also some drawbacks to working multiple jobs. Aside from things like maintaining a good work-life balance, there are […]

Tips to Reduce Your Taxable Income

We all know the New Year is just around the corner. The end of the year is a time for many to reflect on the past year and plan for the year ahead. It’s also a good time to get ready for tax season. If you think you might owe the taxman some money (like I […]

That awkward moment when I have no idea what I want to do for the rest of my life

Hey, guys! Happy last week of tax accounting to me! How was your weekend? Did you miss me? Say something nice about me, it’s Monday! Ever since I announced my plans to leave public accounting and the state of Ohio, I’ve been asked by just about everyone the inevitable question, “So what are you going […]

Two Weeks Notice

Something must be in the personal finance blogger water. Recently, both Jessica of Mo’ Money, Mo’ Houses and Vanessa of Vanessa’s Money have announced that they are moving across the country to cities where they don’t have jobs lined up yet. And now, I’m happy to announce, I am doing the same thing. I put […]

May 2013 Recap & June 2013 Goals

Holy bajeezus, how is it June already? May freaking flew by! Anyways, here is my monthly recap/goals… LIFE May was not a great work month. It was pretty stressful and my schedule is getting to be very overwhelming. Hopefully things calm down after our June 15th deadline. I did talk to someone at work about […]

April 16th: the most wonderful time of the year!

April 16th is easily the second best day of the year*. You see, it happens to be the day after the U.S. tax deadline, otherwise known as “the day accountants get their lives back”**. After 3 grueling months of 75+ hour work weeks, sleep deprivation, and increased alcohol consumption, accountants are finally able to take […]