One Woman’s Remarkable Journey to Becoming a CPA

Becoming a CPA

Carrie Benson is a remarkable woman, and so is her journey to becoming a CPA. After raising her children as a single mother, Carrie went back to school at age 50 and got her accounting degree. And now, at age 56, she has passed her CPA Exam.

How Studying at the Beach Can Help Your CPA Exam Review

CPA Exam Review at Beach

Think studying for your CPA Exam over the summer means missing out on all the fun the season has to offer? Think again. The modern miracle that is the Internet makes it possible to study pretty much anywhere, including the beach. In fact, doing your CPA Exam review at the beach could be more effective…

Free CPA Lesson: Types and Principles of Accounting Controls


This month’s free Wiley CPAexcel video lecture features Prof. Dan Stone of the University of Kentucky and covers Types and Principles of Accounting Controls, which are a recurring topic in nearly every section of the CPA Exam. This is a great introduction.

How a 17-Year-Old Passed the CPA Exam

how a 17 year old passed the CPA Exam

If you haven’t heard, there’s a new CPA in town. Her name is Belicia Cespedes and she was just 17 years old when she passed her CPA Exam. You read that right, 17. Which pretty much makes Belicia the world’s youngest CPA.