Hello gentlemen, If there are any Chartered Financial Analysts here maybe you all could give me some advice. I am graduating from my university this coming May. I actually have been recruited to…Continue
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"I didn't used the Elan as a study guide so i can't really comment on that. I just bought their practice questions and mock exams. But based on the quality of those I'd probably say the notes are likely just as good.... I know…"
"Thank you! Lots of helpful stuff here. I've read that Elan notes seem to be preferred over Schweser. Do you think one seemed to be more concise than the other, or did you have a preference? Aside from that, thanks for the input!
"First off, I'm not a CFA charter-holder (you'll learn when you study the ethics portion you're not supposed to use "CFA" as a noun or call yourself "a CFA")
I only passed level 1 and I don't think I'm…"
"I agree with son, even if the largest one has the highest interest rate (which is a bummer) I would knock out the smallest one or two as fast as possible. Or even at once if you have the ability. Then I would put all my effort into overpaying on…"
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"The percentages above were an oversimplification, and it typically seems to be much more than .0XX% more expensive when consolidating. Especially when paying monthly because that adds up over however many years one is repaying. Though I agree that…"
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Hello gentlemen, If there are any Chartered Financial Analysts here maybe you all could give me some advice. I am graduating from my university this coming May. I actually have been recruited to an investment advisory firm not too far from where I lived prior to coming to college, but my role will be sales initially. This company emphasized to me that this role is only permanent if I want it to be, and I could move into analysis at some point. Anyway, my questions are as follows.Q: I want…See More
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