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

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

  3. What forms of ID are acceptable for admittance into the CFA examination room?

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

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

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

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

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

  9. What careers are popular among CFA charterholders?

  10. How do I become a CFA charterholder?

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

  12. What financial certifications or exams do I need to complete in order to qualify for registration as an Investment Advisor Representative?

  13. How do I find a testing facility in my area?

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

  15. Which popular professional certification exams do not require sponsorship?

  16. What personal items am I allowed to bring with me into the CFA exam testing room?

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

  18. Can I bring food and drink into the CFA testing room?

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

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

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

  22. 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?

  23. Is there any difference between a holder of a Chartered Financial Analyst Designation and a Certified Financial Analyst?

  24. What type of work experience can count towards the work experience required in order to obtain the CFA charter?

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