AccountingCoach.com was started in 2003 in order to utilize the Internet for communicating a more clear explanation of accounting concepts to people in all parts of the world and at a low cost.
The Internet meant that features for understanding such as exams, videos, interactive puzzles, links to definitions, etc. could be provided in addition to the traditional printed materials. Learners of all ages are now able to to access high-quality educational materials at anytime and anyplace that the Internet is available.
AccountingCoach.com has allowed people from all over the world to develop skills to increase their confidence, increase their value in the workplace, earn a better living, and create a fuller life for themselves and their family.
Prior to AccountingCoach.com few students had the opportunity to learn accounting (or bookkeeping) from a CPA who had devoted his life to teaching accounting at a leading university for more than 25 years.
Since 2003 the AccountingCoach team lead by Harold Averkamp, CPA, MBA, has worked thousands of hours to provide world-class materials for learning accounting basics via the Internet. Today, people from all over the world can learn accounting and bookkeeping concepts using AccountingCoach.com's Core Materials with:
In addition, the Core Materials provide valuable benefits over traditional textbooks, study guides, and other costly resources. Some of the benefits include:
To date more than 30 million people have visited AccountingCoach.com and sent us 1,500 glowing testimonials. We are moved by these thoughtful expressions of appreciation.
As the use of the free Core Materials on AccountingCoach.com grows as well as the need to modify our content for mobile devices, our costs have become substantial. In order to keep the access to our Core Materials free, we developed some additional premium professional materials for which we charge a fee.
We refer to these resources as our PRO Materials and they include: