About Cecil Barnes

Cecil Barnes is an entrepreneur and finance professional with a strong interest and professional background in helping people and businesses build sound financial strategies through financial literacy products and programs. 

Cecil currently serves as the Founder of Equity Spaces LLC. Equity Spaces provides small businesses and entrepreneurs with start-up guidance, bookkeeping assistance, and tax preparation services. As an entrepreneur himself, Cecil brings a unique perspective and breadth of experience to the challenges and obstacles that small business owners and founders face along the start-up journey.

Cecil is the author of CFA Exam Study Guide: The Complete Guide To Passing The CFA Exam Level I or II, a guide aimed at assisting students and professionals prepare for their level I and II CFA exams.

A Chicago native, Cecil currently lives in Edgewater, IL.