October 1, 2022

side hustles

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10 Lucrative Side Hustle Ideas for Big 4 Accountants

Things are getting pretty bad financially for all of us right now; grocery trips are digging deeper into our pockets every time we pick up a few things, rents are rising, and gas is up to $37 a gallon ($40 by the time I finish this sentence probably). Inflation is expected to remain high through […]

TIL Doing Porn Is (Probably) Not Considered an Act Discreditable to the Profession (Side Hustle, Anyone?)

Today’s nugget of knowledge comes courtesy this Reddit post and the OP’s ethics textbook: Debit Does Dallas heh. The textbook author who came up with that deserves a raise. In case you didn’t know, Rule 501 of the AICPA Code of Conduct is a bit controversial due to its completely open nature. The code itself […]

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Despite 65-Hour Weeks, You Should Consider Doing Client Work on the Side, Says Guy Who Did Side Work Back In His Day

I would like to preface what I’m about to write with an important note. I have the utmost respect for Ed Mendlowitz (not like he gives three quarters of a rat’s butt cheek what I think of him because who the hell am I), he is an OG of the profession, and we are all […]

Are Big 4 Salaries So Bad Staff Are Starting OnlyFans Accounts?

Something fucky is afoot here, guys. I … uh … I gotta say, this is a new one. Maybe someone who is fed up anyway will take one for the team and nuke bridges into oblivion to find out how firms feel about this one. You know, for science. And what about this? Again with […]

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PwC Tries to Lure in Recruits Who, Like, Don’t Want to Be Held Down by the Man, Man

So you did alright in high school, graduated from a decent college accounting program, and possibly even tackled a Masters to ensure you stood out from all the other blue shirts vying for Big 4 internships. What’s next for you? Well, putting in a few hours at PwC between your Prime Now delivery gig if […]

Let’s Talk About Accountants Getting Some on the Side

Ever get called into a meeting in the HR wing on a Monday morning to find out you’ve lost your posh accounting job due to downsizing? Yeah, me neither. But if you had lost your job on a Monday, you’d spend the rest of the morning contacting recruiters (oh the horror) and trolling LinkedIn until […]