Looking for advice on certifications, which is better to take 1st, CFE or CFCS or CAMS?

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Don’t bother on the CFCS. It’s a new certification and not widely known. CAMS has been around for much longer and is the golden standard now for AML certification.

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CFE and CAMS certified here. Get the CFE first as it is pretty easy. Then get the CAMS. The CFCS is not needed.

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Ok out of curiosity - I really want to know the other ETRADE person who keep liking my comments haha.

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@Grant Thornton 1Thank you! Is there much difference between CFCS and CAMS?

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Staff OP - I would say the CFE is more similar to the CFCS. CAMS is all BSA/AML and not necessarily fraud or other financial crimes.

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