Patiently Awaiting BEC Score + Hoping to Move on to REG

Tori is a NINJA CPA Blogger.

Hey NINJAs,

I took BEC on the 20th, and am waiting patiently for my scores. Hey, I even was able to enjoy Thanksgiving weekend.

I have scheduled exams right after holidays, and I can say having to spend time studying when you could be having fun is not the most enjoyable experience.

I was able to help cook Thanksgiving dinner with my husband and able to decorate my apartment for Christmas on Black Friday. I don't usually go shopping on the day after Thanksgiving because I worked in retail for eleven years and am just not interested in wading through the crowds anymore.

With regard to progress on studying, I have been taking a small break. My strategy, post BEC, was to continue to study and practice the Wiley MCQs until I receive my scores. Then, if I passed, I can move on to the next section.

If I didn't pass, I will have had time to keep the material fresh in my mind until a retake in January. Since I have not really done much studying it is time to get back in the saddle and keep practicing those BEC questions.

If I passed BEC, after a small celebration, I will be going back to REG. I ordered a brand new 2013 Wiley book which should be delivered soon.

Since my original review course has expired, I am going all Wiley for any future review materials. I didn't find that the review course I used was efficient, or a good match for my study/learning style.

I didn't like how they downplayed the importance of some topics, when in fact, most topics in the CSO have an equal probability of being tested.

In contrast, I like how all of Jeff's NINJA materials are able to summarize key topics however, at no point does he say that just reading something from the review material once is sufficient effort toward a topic.

Well, I suppose that is enough of a ramble for the week. I hope that everyone is able to celebrate during the coming score release
Good luck to all.

Tori

Related Posts

New NINJA CPA Review Flashcards

Check out the new NINJA CPA Review Flashcards. No additional app needed – it’s all included in the new DOJO that’s been optimized for mobile studying. Want To Try The NINJA Flashcards for Free? Can I send you $162.12 of free NINJA CPA Exam Materials that will will help you… Find The Time To Study […]

NINJA CPA Promo Code

Does NINJA CPA Review have any promo codes? No. NINJA CPA Review doesn’t run promo or discount codes. Most CPA Review courses play the discount code game where they say “this is the price (but it’s not really the price…wink wink)”. NINJA CPA doesn’t play the promo code game. Instead, we offer the same affordable […]

cpa exam simulations

15 New CPA Exam Simulations added to NINJA MCQ

NINJAs, We just added 15 CPA Exam Simulations to the NINJA CPA Review Simulation list. New Simulations: FAR: Consolidation: Eliminating Journal Entries AUD: Evaluating Audit Evidence BEC: Direct vs Absorption Costing (SIM), Expected Value (SIM), Budgeting: Master, Static and Flexible (SIM), Economic Indicators (Written Communication), Financial Statement Analysis (SIM), Performance Measurement (SIM), Capital Budgeting Decision […]

With a Full-Time Job and Two Kids, I PASSED the CPA Exam!

Joe is a [A71 product=”combo”]NINJA CPA blogger[/A71]. Hello Ninjas, This will be my last blog entry as a NINJA CPA. I found out at the last score release that I passed both AUD and FAR to bring an end to my CPA exam journey. My journey with NINJA began about 4 years ago. After not […]

Leave a Reply