Welcome to the 74th episode of the Give A Heck Podcast!

Join Dwight Heck and his guest, Charles Read, as they chat about going the extra mile without giving up.

Charles has 50 years of financial leadership experience on top of being a CPA. He is also a decorated US Marine Corps sergeant, a Vietnam War combat veteran, and the author of three e-books in finance. In this episode, he tells how to strive hard in life from his perspective.

In this episode, you’ll learn about:

  • How reading is important in childhood to learn things
  • Experiences in the military getting credentials
  • Advice for veterans on finding purpose
  • Where Charles got guidance never to give up
  • What ties together Charles’ professional background
  • And much more!

About Charles Read:

Charles Read has 50 years of financial leadership experience in a broad range of industries and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Charles’ background stretches across accounting, tax, manufacturing, construction, information technology, marketing, transportation, logistics, human resources, wholesale distribution, insurance, credit, and more. He has held Series 7 and 66 Securities licenses. He is also one of 86 people in the last 16 years to pass the US Tax Court Non-Attorney Practitioners Examination, which enables him to represent clients in the US Tax Court without being an attorney.

He is a decorated United States Marine Corps sergeant, a combat veteran of the Vietnam War, a twenty-year member of the Rotary Club of Dallas, a member of the club’s Board of Directors, eleven years as Treasurer, and Chairman of the Rotary Club of Dallas Foundation.

Charles is the author of three e-books: Starting a New Business: Accounting, Finance, Payroll, and Tax Considerations, Small Business Short Course (Employees Book 1), and The Little Black Book of the Beauty Biz, Volume 1. as well as numerous articles and blogs.

You can find Charles Read on…

Website: https://getpayroll.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GetPayroll/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/getpayroll

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/getpayroll/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxs-_RwC9NgfUcqbwvEaMIQ

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