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Top 5 Best Financial Accounting Books Reviewed

Financial accounting focuses on the perpetration of financial statements. This information will often be used to make important business decisions so it is vital that it is reliable. Financial accounting can be highly demanding but luckily there are some useful books available on the market for anyone interested in this topic. Here are the top 5 best financial accounting books reviewed.

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What is Working Capital?

A business requires different types of capital in order to operate. Working capital is often considered to be the most significant types of capital; it is claimed that the amount of this can determine the success of the company. Working capital is a type of liquid asset that can be used to build a company. The amount of working capital available to a company can be an amount that is positive or minus; in other words a company can have less than zero working capital. If a company has more debts than current assets then this will mean that they have a working capital that is a minus number.

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What is a General Ledger / Nominal Ledger?

An important element of business accounting is the general ledger.This will be something that will be used by all businesses that use a double entry bookkeeping system. The information found in the general ledger is used for creating financial statements and it includes all transactions. Read the rest of this entry »

What is Accounting?

accountingAccounting is one of the oldest professions in the world. The goal of this type of work is to record and report business transactions. There is evidence that people began using accountancy over 7,000 years ago; once we began trading with other people it became a necessity. The oldest books in the world are the Indian Vedas and this document contains information about accountancy. In the distant past it is uncertain if there were people employed full time as accountants, but as time passed humans developed bookkeeping and accountancy became a distinct profession.

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Top 5 Best Public Accounting / Public Finance Books Reviewed

Those people who are interested in public accounting will find that there are quite a number of good books available on the subject. This is an important area of accounting and some of the best minds in the field have shared their knowledge in these texts. A lot of the texts focus on public finance in general but contain invaluable knowledge of use to those interested in public accounting. Here are just five of the best public accounting books reviewed.
Unaccountable: How the Accounting Profession Forfeited a Public Trust by Mike Brewster (2003)

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Top 5 Best Business Accounting Books Reviewed

If you are hoping to learn about business accounting, or just brush up on your current knowledge, you will find that there are plenty of books to help you do this. Many of those who are looking for this type of information will be small business owners looking for a practical introduction to the subject; they will have no problem finding books that provide this. Here is just some of the best business accounting books reviewed.

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Top 6 Best MBA Books Reviewed

Studying for an MBA is tough but the good news is that there are plenty of great books that can help you acquire the knowledge you need. Even if you don’t plan to officially study for an MBA you may find it very useful to study these books; although these books have been mostly written for those sitting the exams they can be a great reference resource for anyone. Here are just the top 6 best MBA books reviewed.

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Top 5 Best CPA Books Reviewed

A certified public accountant not only has to pass tough exams to become qualified but is also expected to stay constantly updated. There is a lot of studying involved in this line of work but luckily there are many great books that can help with this. Here is just the top 5 best CPA books reviewed.

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