Q2 2017 CPA Exam Passing Rates

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The Q2 passing rates, the first for the revised exam, are in!   Q2 2017 Observations Comparing the numbers to the previous two quarters it looks as if the new exam, if not easier, is more suited to today’s CPA candidate.  I would tend to think it better reflects what candidates are learning or know from school and the working…

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How They REALLY Score The CPA Exam

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Sometimes the only thing more stressful than taking a test is waiting to see how you did on it. Did I answer every question? Did I show my work correctly? Oh god, what if I forgot to put my name on it somehow? We all get these anxieties whether we we’re taking a spelling test in middle school or waiting…

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Could You Use a CPA Exam Tutor?

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CPA exam tutors.  You may wonder why they’re needed.  After all, don’t CPA course reviews have everything you need?  Maybe.  But there are some instances where working with a human being makes sense, because they can provide you with things that MCQs or video lectures can’t.   A tutor can provide feedback, answer specific questions, and help guide you based upon…

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CPA Exam Forums

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If you’ve been reading this blog at all you know that preparing for the CPA exam can be a long tough haul.  It’s also a solitary one.  Not only do you need to separate yourself from the rest of the world for long periods of time to study but your friends and family can’t really appreciate what you’re going through…

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5 Mistakes Everyone Makes On The CPA Exam

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Not to sound like a pessimist, but that title is sadly true. There’s a lot of common, frequently repeated mistakes that CPA students make while taking the big exam, and there’s few feelings worse than seeing someone fail their exam by making the same mistakes again and again – especially if it only causes them to fail by a few…

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