Account Essays

  • Medical Savings Accounts

    3889 Words  | 8 Pages

    Medical Savings Accounts Abstract Medical savings accounts (MSAs) were proposed in 1997 as a supplemental mechanism for financing health care services. Medical savings accounts are used to accumulate funds for health care expenditures just as individual retirement accounts (IRAs) accumulate funds for retirement. Changes in the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Tax Code permit tax-deductible contributions by employees and employers to MSAs and allow interest and earnings to accumulate without taxation

  • Accounts Of The Holocaust

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    Accounts of the Holocaust The Holocaust was the systematic annihilation of six million Jews by the Nazi regime during the Second World War. I will tell the story of the Holocaust through many different personal accounts of people involved in many different sides of this incredible story. I will do this by using the personal accounts of surviving victims, of those not directly involved in the event, though affected by it, and the defense of the Nazi party. But first, I will tell you a little about

  • The Body as Anstoss in Sartre's Account of Constitution

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    The Body as Anstoss in Sartre's Account of Constitution ABSTRACT: Of all the German idealists, Jean-Paul Sartre refers the least to Fichte-so little in fact that there have been long-standing suspicions that he was not even familiar with Fichte's writings. It is perhaps ironic, then, that Fichte's writings are as helpful as they are for clarifying Sartre's views, especially his views on subjectivity and inter-subjectivity. Here I want to look closely at a key concept in Fichte's mature writings:

  • Account of the Travels, Sufferings and Persecutions of Barbara Blaugdone

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    Account of the Travels, Sufferings and Persecutions of Barbara Blaugdone The title of Barbara Blaugdone’s memoir is An Account of the Travels, Sufferings and Persecutions of Barbara Blaugdone, with “travels” highlighted by its enormous size. Indeed, when reading the book the reader is perhaps most struck by Blaugdone’s excessive, nearly constant travel habits. It may even be argued that at its heart the book is a travel narrative and not a memoir or even a religious account. She traipses about

  • Early Sartre: Unsatisfactory Account of Alterity

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    This paper critically examines Sartre's treatment of the problem of alterity in his early works, arguing that his first philosophical work, The Transcendence of the Ego, presents an unsatisfactory account of alterity. The paper proposes that Sartre's study of imagination offers opportunities to re-examine the question of alterity and arrive at a more adequate formulation of the self's relation to the other. The paper begins by demonstrating that The Transcendence of the Ego perpetuates the Cartesian

  • Prevent Overdue Accounts

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    The best way to prevent overdue accounts Most business have to do with unpaid or an overdue account at one point or another. Creating relationship with customers who have late payment histories may really cost the business. The most appropriate way if avoiding the collection hustle is normally to take preventive measures up front to ensure that accounts do not become delinquent. There are various ways in which one is able to prevent overdue accounts for his or her business. One of the ways is to

  • Plato’s Republic: Justice and Injustice in Thrasymachus' Account

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    Plato’s Republic: Justice and Injustice in Thrasymachus' Account ABSTRACT: This paper has a two-fold task. First, I show that there are three types of individuals associated with the Thrasymachean view of society: (a) the many, i.e., the ruled or those exploited individuals who are just and obey the laws of the society; (b) the tyrant or ruler who sets down laws in the society in order to exploit the many for personal advantage; (c) the "stronger" individual (kreittoon) or member of the society

  • Comparative Formal Analysis; Similar on Account of Distinctions

    1133 Words  | 3 Pages

    Comparative Formal Analysis; Similar on Account of Distinctions The analysis of a work of art can help the viewer, and the reader of the analysis for that matter, to better understand the relationships of the physical elements of the piece. This kind of analysis can then lead the viewer or reader on the pathway of comprising a richer understanding and appreciation of the mood created through the physical criteria of form. Analyzing two works that both embody a few common characteristics can

  • Creating Accounts In MYOB

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    HOW TO CREATE ACCOUNTS LIST (CHART OF ACCOUNTS) IN MYOB Creating Accounts List or Chart of Accounts in MYOB have never been so quick and easy. This part is intended for “New Company File” set up or first set up of company accounts. To start using this, click on Setup, select Easy Setup Assistant as shown below: There are three ways to set up Accounts List in the Easy Setup Assistant as follows: 1) Start with Accounts List Provided by MYOB Premier; or 2) Import a list of Accounts provided by Accountant

  • Accounts Receivable (A/R)

    778 Words  | 2 Pages

    Accounts receivable or A/R is a term used to denote money owed to your practice for services you have rendered and billed. Any payments due from patients, payers, or other guarantors are considered A/R. A goal of every practice (indeed, every business) is to manage its A/R to ensure that it gets paid correctly in a timely manner. An increase in A/R from one period to another is often a sign that monies such as copays (and increasingly, deductibles for those patients with high-deductible health plans)

  • Accounts Receivables And Depreciation

    1127 Words  | 3 Pages

    to calculate the real value of accounts receivables and fixed assets. These offsets are called uncollectible accounts receivables and depreciation. In accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), there are two methods used to compute the uncollectible accounts receivable expense. Just like uncollectible accounts offset the value of accounts receivables; so do depreciation expenses counteract the value of fixed assets. Also called contra accounts, the journal entries are accumulated

  • Importance Of Accounts Payable

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    Accounts Payable is money owed by a business to its suppliers shown as a liability on a company’s balance sheet. It’s distinct from notes payable liabilities, which are debts created by formal legal instrument documents. The accounts payable is important to the company because it involves all of the company’s payments outside the office besides payroll. It’s the way the office handles all of the money owed. The accounts payable payments may be carried out by a department in a larger corporation,

  • An Account Of Racial Inequality In Langston Hughes Freedom Train

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    An Account of Racial Inequality in Langston Hughes' Freedom Train "Freedom Train" by Langston Hughes is a powerful and eye-opening account of racial inequality in the early Twentieth century. Hughes poem is filled with a sense of irony but also hope towards the future. This tongue-in-cheek look at the so-called "Freedom" Train is a powerful image. Langston Hughes included important ideas in a simple and original way. Hughes was writing at the height of the Harlem Renaissance and his focus

  • Historical Accounts of the English Civil War

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    Historical Accounts of the English Civil War After our study of many accounts of the English Civil War and Charles I’s trial and execution, it is clear that discovering historical truth and writing a satisfying history are two very separate, difficult tasks, and that finding among many accounts a single “best” story is complex, if not impossible. In order to compare the job each historian did in explaining what’s important about this conflict, the following criteria can be helpful for identifying

  • Historical Account of African-Americans Seeking the American Dream

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    Historical Account of African-Americans Seeking the American Dream The American Dream began as a vision for the men who framed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America. These two documents provided the foundation upon which the American Dream was built. The reality of the American Dream translated into a nightmare for the African-Americans who had to overcome slavery in order to achieve the ideal that all men are created equally. Their dream did not

  • The U.S. Current Account Deficit

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    deficit of the U.S. current account. A current account is made up of four separate categories, the combined balance of which results in a surplus or deficit. The four categories are: The Merchandise Trade Account, Services, Factor Income, and Unilateral Transfers. Each account either has a surplus or a deficit, depending on whether money is flowing into or out of a particular country. The U.S. Trade Account deficit currently is the largest contributor to the U.S. Current Account deficit. This deficit

  • A Critique of Arguments Against Taking Future Generations Into Account

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    A Critique of Arguments Against Taking Future Generations Into Account In doing the readings for this week, I noticed that there were few arguments in favor of ignoring concern for future generations. A large percentage of the authors seemed to feel that it is our moral responsibility to at least take the well being of future generations into account in our decision-making (Note: these authors also provided us with powerful arguments as to why we have a moral obligation to future

  • By referring closely to J B Priestley’s account of Bradford, explain

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    By referring closely to J B Priestley’s account of Bradford, explain what he considers gave the city its particular character at the time he was writing. J.B. Priestley, in his writing about Bradford, believes its character comes from, what might seem like, conflicting ideas. These ideas contribute to what Priestley calls Bradford’s odd quality. The character of Bradford, in 1933, when Priestley was writing, was made up of two extremes, provincialism and that of a cosmopolitan city. Provincialism

  • Accounts Receivable Case Study

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    Accounts receivable is money due to the organization from patients and third parties for services that the organization has already provided. Patients are sometimes not billed in a timely manner because the information they provide is inadequate or incorrect. There are also stages to developing a payment such as pre-care, care, and care completing phase. 2. Distinguish the accounts receivable from the revenue cycle. Revenue cycle is a multidisciplinary approach to reducing the amount in accounts

  • Trouble Aboard The Titanic - A Personal Account (fiction)

    619 Words  | 2 Pages

    It all started when I was enjoying a late-night game of poker with some friends of mine, including by best friend, Joe Allen. There was a small rumble and my noticed that my glass of fine wine was disturbed a bit. “What was that?” Joe said curiously. “Oh, it was probably just the firemen throwing in more coal to speed this thing up overnight.” I replied. The game continued normally until I was out of cash on hand; I wasn’t very good at poker in the first place. The end of the game was interrupted