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Anyone have a CFE designation and taken the test recently? Debating about getting it wasn’t sure if it’s worth it.

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I have, and actually got approval for reimbursement. Haven’t utilized it yet but I think it’s a nice complement to the CPA and could be a transitionary mechanism down the line.

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Easy test. Just take it. Especially if reimbursed and/or bonus.

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Okay thanks!

Just finished all four parts last Sunday and passed. It’s easy - just gotta set aside a little bit of time and what better time than during this quarantine.

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It’s mostly useful later on in career if you are going to give testimony as part of your work

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Anyone on that CFE grind?

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Anyone take CFE?

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Tips on studying for the CFE?

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Can anyone provide some guidance to taking the CFE? As in which membership option to choose from followed by when exactly can we take the exam, if the entire amount is reimbursed or not? Just a generic timeline and additional required info. Don’t want to sign up yet if the exam dates are not flexible. Thank you.

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Does EY pay for the CFE exam and Review course?

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Anyone who is a CFE, how did you study for it? Currently studying and trying to get a better studying schedule :(

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Started studying for the cfe. My firm gave us resources to use to prep for the exams. So far, I'm scoring pretty low compared to my peers on the practice exams. Any advice on what to do?..Kinda scared

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