#FakeBackToSchoolFacts: Algebra Edition

On Twitter, I’ve noticed the hashtag for #FakeBackToSchoolFacts trending a bit. Many of the “facts” are about Math, specifically Algebra. I thought I’d share a few in this post. Algebra will really serve you later in life! #FakeBackToSchoolFacts...

When I Realized I Need to Guarantee Good Results

Would you want to hire someone who did NOT guarantee results? It’s one of my core beliefs that every professional should be committed to improving their clients lives by adding some kind of value. And if their clients’ lives do not improve, real pros should make...

Should We Charge By The Hour?

I’ve written before about some of the most questions that people ask me about my peculiar profession. Another one of the most common questions I’m asked is: “How do you come up with your prices?” and “Do you charge by the hour?” To determine how much to charge a...

Not So Fast!

Recently, I had a client who wanted us to finish her online Calculus course. She was in the second week of the class and she was already struggling pretty badly. She was struggling so badly, in fact, that she wondered why she was placed in that class in the first...

Don’t Commit Mathicide!

I recently learned about the word “mathicide” on Urban Dictionary. It’s equally funny and sad. According to Urban Dictionary, “mathicide” is: When you don’t want to take a math test, so you wing it and guess all the answers, and subsequently fail the test. This...

Interview With a Professional Test Taker

In December 2016, VICE magazine published a fascinating article about course completion services. Actually, it’s an interview with someone described as a professional test taker. FWIW, the pro test taker (whose name was changed to “Tom” in the article) works for Pay...

The Four Q’s of Finish My Math Class

The other day I was chatting with a friend who is really interested in marketing and sales. Usually, when we talk, she’ll often refer to a lot of the buzzwords and “marketingese” that would confuse most laypeople. She’ll also tell me about the latest marketing...

Our 3 Most Popular Math Courses

Although this business is called “Finish My Math Class,” the term “math” is a very general term that encompasses a dizzying array of subjects and topics. As you may have suspected, we do not complete classes for every single kind of Math under the sun....