|Financial Accounting Tutor 11.0|
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Our product has received accolades from the top sites listed below:
Electronic Textbook of the Future, February 2,
A great way to learn!, December 24, 1999
Terrific!!, October 13, 2000
"Best Value for Money: Value for money is always a subjective comparison. Financial Accounting Tutor is absolutely feature-laden and for its ridiculously low price, it easily takes the prize for value."
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and to Learning Circuits, T&D’s webzine on online learning.
There have been 8,000 downloads of the trial version from the ZDNet site.
"Excellent resource for students or others" ZDNetReview of the previous edition in PDF format
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"Financial Accounting Tutor is a self-paced
manual that introduces the basics of accounting in a clear, well-organized
etext format. It’s a great starting point for those interested in
accounting and bookkeeping principles. Take a look at the first
four chapters then register to get all 32. The etext covers introductory
and intermediate accounting in an easy-to-understand interactive
format, with plenty of examples and graphics. Search the text, add
your own notes, bookmark pages, and pop up the calculator to work
through the examples at any time. The FACT Assistant provides basic
tools for calculating depreciation, cash flows, bond prices, interest
rates, and more. The etext can be studied independently or as a
The software has been used very successfully in the financial accounting and reporting course for the undergraduate and MBA students at the Stern School of Business, New York University. The course does not use any textbook, Financial Accounting Tutor (FAcT) is the only e-text for the course. The software makes learning accounting easier, more fun, and allows more time for discussions in class. Some sample evaluations from these classes are included below: