Financial Accounting Fundamentals

A series by Hercules Bantas

Financial Statements and the Accounting Equation
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This study guide covers the fundamental accounting concepts that form the foundations of the discipline. Using easy to understand language, it deals with basic assumptions, the role and structure of financial statements, and the relationship between assets, liabilities and owner's equity in the accounting equation. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
The General Journal & the Ledger
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This study guide explains the roles played by the General Journal and the Ledger in the accounting recording process. Using easy to understand language, it deals with journalizing transactions, posting to the ledger, and the preparation of a trial balance.
Adjustments and Closing the Books
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This guide explains how to determine whan an account needs adjusment and how to do it. It explains the time period assumption, the accrual basis of accounting, as well as the procedure used to 'close the books' at the end of an accounting period. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Inventories and Retail Operations
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Accounting for retail operations and inventories is the focus of this essay-length study guide. Arranged in three sections, it explains and demonstrates a range of concepts including perpetual and periodic inventory systems, FIFO and LIFO inventory costing methods, and gross profit. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Accounting Information Systems
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This clearly written, essay length guide examines the design and development of computerized and manual accounting information systems. Topics covered include an overview of the design process, subsidiary ledgers, and specialized journals. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Fixed Assets and Depreciation
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Fixed assets - property, plant, and equipment - are an integral part of doing business for many organisations, but they can present problems when preparing financial reports. This essay-length guide looks at the various types of fixed assets and the role they play in financial reporting. Topics covered include depreciation, disposal of assets, and gain/loss on disposal.