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Will I get fired if I fail the CFA?

I always get interesting questions from all of you readers through our contact form but today I got 3 questions regarding the same subject so I thought I would address it. The question is certainly legitimate but it does make …

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Why You Do Need Access To A QBank

We each have our own different tools to study for the CFA exams and I would certainly agree that there is no perfect set of tools. We each have our strengths and weaknesses and depending on those, our study plan …

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Does The CFA Material Really Change Every Year?

If you have been inquiring about the changes in the CFA material from last year, two years ago, or even more, chances are that it’s because you have older material and you are wondering if you can use it for …

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Is It Too Late To Start Studying For The CFA?

It’s one of the most common questions that we get and what is unique about it is that we get the question as early as 5-6 months before the exam but also as late as a few days before it …

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What Jobs Can I Get With The CFA?

It’s a vague question but one that I get all of the time. One of the big reasons why people like you and I go ahead and do the CFA program is to get better, more interesting, and higher paid …

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Manage Your Time

Seems simple enough right? For levels #1 and #2, you will be facing only multiple choice questions. The exam is difficult enough so, you do not and should not make life more difficult for yourself. You do need to be …

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When should you start the CFA?

It’s a great question and one that I’ve often received and I must say, it’s a very valid one. Why? I know some who did the exam while still in school while others start after 10 years in the business …

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“I Have No Life Because Of The CFA Exam”

It’s a common feeling among all CFA candidates isn’t it? In fact, it’s one of the things that becomes a reality the moment that you sign up for the exam. No, your life does not immediately stop and yes at …

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Spending For The CFA Exam

The CFA exam is a lot of things and is done by a very broad range of candidates. For some, spending $500 on the exam, buying books, even a few courses does not represent much. Why? Because many are already …

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Keeping The Motivation Up For The CFA Exam

It’s a great challenge for any CFA candidate… keeping the motivation level high enough to remain dedicated to the exam and, to your study plan. It’s not always easy and as I write this, we are starting the New Year …

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