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Ronald McDonald House Charity

| July 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Steve Collings who is one of the partners in AccountancyStudents and who writes all our financial reporting and auditing articles is trying to raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charity whose main objective is to provide accommodation for the parents of sick children. As some of you may be aware, Steve's niece, Gabriella, has […]

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Two New Books from Kaplan to Help Students

| July 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Examiners’ reports show that certain aspects of auditing and analysing corporate reports are tripping up students in accountancy exams. To help, two new books which provide targeted support in these specific areas have been launched by Kaplan Publishing, the specialist provider of accountancy materials. Written by experienced examiners, the new books are the latest in […]

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New Book Helps Students to Pass Their Exams

| July 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Proven tips and techniques that will give students of all ages and levels a better chance of passing their exams are now available in a new book. Called The E Word: Kaplan's guide to passing exams, the book introduces a new exam-focussed approach: rather than using questions and answers to test your understanding, it starts […]

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Book Review: IFRS Student Manual 2010

| June 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Steve Collings reviews the new book IFRS Student Manual 2010 by PWC (published by CCH). Students of corporate reporting papers have the arduous and often complicated task of revising accounting standards.  With most jurisdictions these days adopting International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) due to global convergence, the difficulty of this task is often accentuated by […]

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Congratulations to Steve

| April 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Steve Collings who writes all our financial reporting and auditing material has been appointed as a director at his firm, Leavitt Walmsley Associates Ltd who are based in South Manchester. Steve joined LWA as a semi-senior accountant in May 2000 where he trained and qualified.  He worked his way up to the firm’s audit and […]

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Sources of Student Finance: Personal Loans

| April 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

The average student in the U.K. will graduate with a debt of around £20,000 : debt is now considered to be an entirely normal feature of student life.  As accountancy students, you should be better placed than most to manage your finances; but life can always throw up unexpected expenses, and it is not uncommon […]

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Advice on Picking the Best Student Current Accounts

| April 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Finances are tight for most at university or college, but thankfully there is a fairly competitive market in terms of the student accounts on offer in the high street.  These accounts offer preferential features over normal current accounts that can hopefully alleviate at least some of the financial pressure.  Here are a few pointers as […]

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AccountancyStudents in 2010

| January 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

At AccountancyStudents we recognise that our members want access to the best resources available in order to ensure they stand the best chance of success in their exams. In 2010, we will be seeking to bring you more resources to help you realise your ambitions and pass your exams. With exams becoming increasingly demanding and […]

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Tony Surridge

| September 22, 2009 | 0 Comments

AccountancyStudents are pleased to announce its new partnership with TonySurridge.co.uk www.tonysurridge.co.uk is a resource website dedicated to Accounting and Finance professionals. With over 30 years experience in the industry, the new Tony Surridge site offers affordable and free services to help to all accountants throughout every stage of their professional career. Including: Affordable ACCA Study […]

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Free Unique One to One Service!

| September 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

AccountancyStudents are pleased to announce a series of free 'one to one' technical support issues. The first session will be on Thursday 17 September 2009 from 7pm to 10pm (BST) with Sunil Bhandari for ACCA Papers F9 and P4. CIMA P9 students are also welcome. Sunil is a top tutor at Kaplan Financial in Birmingham. […]

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