Ep 98 – Basic Accounting Principles & Strategies with Roger Knecht

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This week on the Alternative Investing Advantage podcast, host Alex Perny welcomes Roger Knecht for a discussion on basic accounting principles and guidelines. Roger is the President and CEO of Universal Accounting Center, a privately owned training organization based in Utah.

During this episode, Roger shares important basic accounting principles and guidelines. He explains the importance of working with professional tax preparers, tax planners, and a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Roger also covers how crucial it is to have the necessary funds to run a business effectively. Ultimately, he believes that understanding the principles of accounting can help business owners make decisions more intelligently.

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About Our Guest Roger Knechtheadshot of Roger Knecht

Roger is the President and CEO of Universal Accounting Center. He hosts a celebrated podcast for bookkeeping, accounting, and tax business owners called “Building the Premier Accounting Firm.” Roger also recently published two new books: “Your Strategic Accountant” and “Your Profit & Growth Expert.”

Outside of work, Roger loves spending time with family and friends. First and foremost, he is always ready to travel, especially going on cruises, camping, or going to his shack in the woods. He started working with UAC in the late 1990s as a contractor, helping enroll individuals in their local classes. In time, he was traveling to the state of Utah, working with counselors with the Department of Workshop Services, Vocational Rehab Centers, Deseret Industries, and others. Within a few years, he worked full-time with UAC, teaching classes, working with individuals, and traveling the USA quickly. Not only was he visiting campuses around the US, but also teaching classes and seminars around the country.

About Our Host Alex Perny, CISP

Headshot of Alex Perny

Alex Perny is a business development specialist and host of Advanta IRA’s podcast, the Alternative Investment Advantage. He is a self-described policy geek who loves learning the rules and technical aspects of SDIRAs, employer plans, and IRS regulations.

For more than a decade, Alex has helped thousands invest in alternative assets. These include precious metals, real estate, private stock, notes, and countless others. Additionally, he has spoken to investors across the country about using retirement plans to invest outside the stock market. Alex also believes so strongly in self-direction that he invests his own IRA and HSA in real estate and private equity.