Show Me the Money: Financing Your Education with Scholarships & Awards

No matter how you slice it, post-secondary education comes with a steep price tag. Costs include tuition, books, course materials, as well as overall living expenses, and they are all likely to rise. According to the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and Statistics Canada, the cost of tuition and compulsory fees for full-time undergrads in Read more about Show Me the Money: Financing Your Education with Scholarships & Awards[…]

CPABC is now official

On June 24, The Chartered Professional Accountants Act was brought into force, legally establishing the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) and officially amalgamating the Certified General Accountants of British Columbia, the Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia, and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC. The legacy bodies ceased to exist immediately Read more about CPABC is now official[…]

Be Audit You Can Be

“If we couldn’t laugh we would all go insane.” – Robert Frost The folks at businessinsider.com decided that it would be fun to celebrate accountants by posting 25 of the funniest accounting jokes they could find on the web.  Here are some of our favourites. Welcome to the accounting department, where everybody counts. It’s accrual Read more about Be Audit You Can Be[…]

The Co-op Advantage

Post-secondary students often ask us whether co-op education is a good complement to their business education and whether it is worth extending their stay at post-secondary to take on a co-op program. While each student’s situation is unique, there are considerable benefits to co-op education. Here are a few thoughts from our own experience: First, Read more about The Co-op Advantage[…]