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Stalking the Accountant 13 Jan 2018

By Keith Schroeder / January 13, 2018 / 2 Comments

Stick around to the end and learn how you can get your hands on a share of $1,000 being given away by The Wealthy Accountant.   There is an ancient story told by the Kikuyu people of Kenya about a scorpion at the edge of a river wanting to cross. The water was too deep…

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The Genius of Never Giving Up

By Keith Schroeder / January 12, 2018 / 11 Comments

I was contacted recently by an old acquaintance. Brad is a reader of this blog and started to take exception to my style of writing. He felt any idiot could write a blog and I can assure you any idiot is writing this one. He felt it beneath a CPA to write what I do…

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The Cost of Yes

By Keith Schroeder / January 10, 2018 / 4 Comments

At one time or another everyone has experienced the desire to do more things that interest them. It might be traveling the world or trying multiple sports or musical instruments. A few people, prodigies, manage to conquer several musical instruments at once.

In business we see Elon Musk tackling business after business with endless energy. Small business owners are lulled into a false sense of ability when they try to multitask at the same level.

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Stalking the Accountant 6 Jan-2018

By Keith Schroeder / January 6, 2018 / 9 Comments

The IRS was nice enough to tell us yesterday when they’ll open tax season this year: Business returns January 8th and January 29th for individuals. Talking about tax season, things have been exciting around the office this week as a year of planning is nearly complete. Finding qualified tax professionals locally is impossible in my…

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A Recap of 2017 and a Few Resolutions

By Keith Schroeder / January 3, 2018 / 9 Comments

2017 was one heck of a year. Business was good, investments were good, personal life was awesome. The good news never seemed to stop. Many people like to make New Year’s resolutions. Not me. I forgo the whole ritual. Instead, I plan all year round. When an idea strikes I write it down. It’s a…

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Where I Want to Be

By Keith Schroeder / January 1, 2018 / 7 Comments

We’re going to start the New Year out a bit different from what you’re used to in this community. Rather than talk about money I’ll be telling a story. My stories are always true in this blog with modifications to fit the content, size of the post and to protect players. Today’s post is a…

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Stalking the Accountant

By Keith Schroeder / December 30, 2017 / 13 Comments

If anything is certain it’s that people like stalking. Take your favorite accountant, for example. Considering the frequency of certain questions, people want more details of how I live my life. My appetite for reading is insatiable and readers are thankful for the periodic nuggets I drop on my reading habits. But readers also know…

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The Pay It Forward Revolution

By Keith Schroeder / December 29, 2017 / 10 Comments

I can clearly remember the first time I heard about the Pay it Forward philosophy. The year was 2002; the location Schenectady, New York; the event Albacon. Back in those days Mrs. Accountant and I were groupies of the science fiction convention circuit. The insanity only lasted a few years, but it was a fun…

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