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Accounting Made Simple

Accounting Explained in 100 Pages or Less

By Mike Piper
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Accounting Made Simple: Accounting Explained in 100 Pages or Less by Mike Piper

Accounting Made Simple (2013) provides a brief introduction to the fundamentals of accounting, illustrating how to read the most important financial statements and draw a conclusion about the numbers. It also outlines the double-entry ledger system, a hallmark of accounting best practices.

  • Small business owners curious about the fundamentals of accounting
  • People who want to be able to read and understand a financial statement
  • Anyone who wants to know about the basic aspects of accounting

Mike Piper is the author of eight finance books, as well as the popular blog, Oblivious Investor. A certified public accountant, Piper has published articles in The Wall Street Journal, Money and Forbes.

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