Robert A. Bonavito, CPA PC


Why Did the Harvard University Endowment Fund Only Earn 5.8%

Why do low-cost index funds outperform 98% of actively managed funds in the long-term? This short discussion attempts to shed some light on this paradox, using the Harvard University Endowment Fund as an example.

Robert A. Bonavito discusses how we look at returns. He explains what a risk-free rate and equity risk premium are. Learn more about Robert A. Bonavito’s New Jersey forensic accounting services.


Posted January 5, 2016 by Robert A Bonavito in Educational Videos, Forensic Accounting

Understanding the Weighted Average Cost of Capital

New Jersey business valuation accountant Robert A. Bonavito, CPA, explains what the weighted average cost of capital is. By understanding what your weighted average cost of capital is, you will see why debt is so dangerous and how it affects the operation of your business and the calculation of cost of capital.


Posted December 7, 2015 by Robert A Bonavito CPA in Business Valuations, Educational Videos

Divorce in New Jersey: Understanding Premarital Assets

Premarital assets can become a concern when a couple is going through a divorce. A divorce accountant can help you prove if an asset was premarital and help you determine whether the asset is active or passive. Robert A. Bonavito, CPA, a divorce accountant in New Jersey, explains the importance of premarital assets, where the burden of establishing immunity falls, and key concepts that affect divorce calculations.


Posted November 17, 2015 by Robert A Bonavito CPA in Educational Videos, Matrimonial & Divorce