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How To Calculate Percentages For Commissions, Royalties, And More!
Math Teacher, Personal Finance Advocate

Course Description

Understanding (and negotiating!) commission payments, royalties, taxes, interest rates, and much more requires a solid understanding of percentages. In this video, led by math lover and spreadsheet aficionado Joel Kwabi, you’ll get step-by-step instructions on how to easily calculate percentages in common situations encountered by many creatives. Empowerment and realistic expectations come from accurate equations; we’ll teach you how to calculate them.

This lesson consists of an 15-minute video and a 20-minute practice worksheet.

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Joel Kwabi
Math Teacher, Personal Finance Advocate
Joel Kwabi was born in Ghana and moved to the United States for college. After receiving a bachelor's degree in mathematics and working in finance, he obtained a masters degree in mathematics education in pursuit of his passion for teaching. For over a decade, he has taught math in the classrooms of Brooklyn. He is passionate about personal finance and helped lead a Financial Peace University course in his church community after an eye-opening experience paying off student debt and saving to buy a home. He currently lives on Long Island with his wife and two kids.