Q:
Which one of the following uses of the "CFA" trademark is correct?
a) Are you a CFA?
b) When did you get your CFA?
c) Do you work with any other CFAs?
d) How many years have you been a CFA?
e) None of these are correct.
A:
The correct answer is e.
The correct use the CFA abbreviation is one the most important things to know as a CFA candidate. Never ever use the CFA trademark in the form of a noun, but rather in the form of an adjective. Here are the correct versions of the above statements:
a) Do you have your CFA designation?
b) When did you get your CFA designation?
c) How many CFA charter holders work at your firm?
d) How many years have you held the CFA designation?

MORE FAQS

  1. Do I have to complete all exams within a certain period of time to receive the CFA charter?

  2. If I already hold a professional certification am I eligible for any exemptions from CFA Program requirements?

  3. How do I become a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)?

  4. How do I become a CFA charterholder?

  5. Is it required to order the CFA guides in order to prepare for the CFA?

  6. I am interested in pursing the CFA charter, but I do not have a degree in business and have not worked within the financial or investment environment. Do I still have a chance of successfully completing the course?

  7. What are the benefits of hiring a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) to be my financial advisor?

  8. What is the maximum amount of time that can elapse between CFA examinations?

  9. What careers are popular among CFA charterholders?

  10. How do I register for the CFA program for the first time?

  11. How can I withdraw from my CFA Level 1 exam?

  12. If I am looking to get an Investment Banking job. What education do employers prefer? MBA or CFA?

  13. When must the required three years of qualifying work experience be completed in order to become a CFA charterholder?

  14. Can I obtain my CFA charter without U.S. work experience?

  15. What types of positions might a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) hold?

  16. I have a CFA designation. Do I qualify for any exemptions from FINRA licensing exams?

  17. What's the difference between a CFA and a CPA?

  18. If I do not have a U.S. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent, can I still qualify for registration in the CFA program?

  19. How many attempts at each CFA exam is a candidate permitted?

  20. Can I still pass the CFA Level I if I do poorly in the ethics section?

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