Make peace & time with accounting
2019-12-28, 13:30–13:35, Borg

Accounting is not very fun and is not taught at school, yet this talk will try to convince you that it is as important as brushing your teeth.


A few years ago, I spent the time to learn and discipline myself to double-entry accounting to help me manage the complexity of my financial situation across the United States and Europe.

Doing accounting is not very fun, yet after all those years, I fail to find any reason to not take it as seriously as brushing your teeth.

This short talk will explain what doing accounting means, good reasons for doing it and a few bad reasons for not doing it.

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