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The Above All Accounting blog is full of valuable information for businesses, individuals, and clients. We answer questions, give advice, and provide resources on a variety of topics that are affecting people today. We like to help our clients help themselves in any way possible. We hope you find these posts informative.

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Getting the right financial mindset

We just wrapped up all the extension returns for the 2017 tax year and can finally place our gaze SQUARELY at what's ahead. Which is a funny thing to say because, for many of our clients, we are continuously looking backwards – playing catch-up because they haven't...

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Awareness: how to spot and fix financial self-sabotage

You pay your bills on time. You try to save as much as you can. You even follow the advice you read in books and hear on the radio about how to keep your finances in check. But you're still not getting ahead. Sometimes it's the unchallenged, mental assumptions about...

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Make extra payments – or take things slow?

As a general rule, most debt isn't helpful to you. In fact, I could probably state that more clearly: debt can be a massive load on your financial future. And, of course, that is especially true of student loans. Much can be (and has been) written about the explosion...

read more

Getting the right financial mindset

We just wrapped up all the extension returns for the 2017 tax year and can finally place our gaze SQUARELY at what's ahead. Which is a funny thing to say because, for many of our clients, we are continuously looking backwards – playing catch-up because they haven't...

read more

Awareness: how to spot and fix financial self-sabotage

You pay your bills on time. You try to save as much as you can. You even follow the advice you read in books and hear on the radio about how to keep your finances in check. But you're still not getting ahead. Sometimes it's the unchallenged, mental assumptions about...

read more

Make extra payments – or take things slow?

As a general rule, most debt isn't helpful to you. In fact, I could probably state that more clearly: debt can be a massive load on your financial future. And, of course, that is especially true of student loans. Much can be (and has been) written about the explosion...

read more