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Depreciation and amortization

4 videos
How do you account for things that get "used up" or a cost that should be spread over time. This tutorial has your answer. Depreciation and amortization might sound fancy, but you'll hopefully find them to be quite understandable.

Expensing a truck leads to inconsistent performance

VIDEO 3:32 minutes
Expensing a truck leads to strange looking income statement

Depreciating the truck

VIDEO 3:49 minutes
Depreciation the truck spreads out the expense

Depreciation in cash flow

VIDEO 4:01 minutes
Depreciation in Cash Flow

Amortization and depreciation

VIDEO 3:48 minutes
Comparing depreciation and amortization