Considering going for the CFE. What was your study plan for it and how long did it take?
If anyone wants to study for the CFE but doesn’t want to pay the full price for the study materials and would be interested to split it, please DM me
Can the group members please share their experience about the CFE exam? How many days of preparation does it require? What are some of the useful study resources?
Just began studying for the CFE exam. I have access to past editions of the ACFE Fraud Examiners Manual. Does anyone have recommendations on where to get good practice questions? I’d like to avoid spending a fortune on the ACFE kit.
Is having a CIA and CFE with no CPA worth it? Is this looked down upon? Planning to just stay in forensics or hop back to IA down the line
Does anyone know if Deloitte covers any of the costs towards becoming a CFE for those of us on the PDM path? As in the ACFE membership cost, the cost of the study material, and/or the cost of the exam?
I am a Senior 1 in audit (so I already have my CPA) very interested in transferring into the Forensics group. Does a CFE mean anything in our world? worth it?
Career Options: Recent CPA, have Masters in Accounting. Currently live and work on LI (Banking Ind.) at 70k/year. I enjoy learning and am aiming for CFE next. Any recommendations on Big4?
What’s the deal with the CFE affidavit witness? Do I need to have one sign for it even tho I passed the exam while living by myself?
Interested in moving from audit to forensics. Have two years of audit experience and will have my CPA and CFE. Is it possible to make the switch and any tips?
Advice on how to start CFE? I gotta become a member first, but then what? And approximately how long did it take to study for while working?
Tips on studying for the CFE?
I am diverse (Hispanic/Spanish). I hold the following CPA,CFE, and CFA lvl 3 cand. but still my team assigns me the areas of the audit (admin) like SDC liason, confirms, etc. Already talked to my Part
Anyone on that CFE grind?
Best SPG in SoHo or Chelsea?
How long does it take to get from Manhattan to JFK on Thursday afternoon, if my flight is at 6:00PM?
Got the Delta notification for weather issues in LGA tomorrow...who is adjusting their flights?
......this WFH/no travel lifestyle is going to last much longer than a few months isn’t it.....
Anyone can share insights on what is the average salary raise and bonus at Grant Thornton and Moody's investors service? Also, what should be the salary expectation range for a 6+ YOE, MBA, CFA ,FRM for New York Location in the financial services industry?
Any book recos? I tend to like true crime or thrillers.. something to keep me turning the page. Currently reading Devil in the White City and loving it.
Have you guys heard of COTA life sciences ? They use proprietary abstraction technology & oncology expertise to curate data to generate insights . Any valuable information you can provide about company , experience, culture is appreciated .
Despite getting next to no sleep and feeling constipated, I have finally figured out why I have been so happy all day. Summer dress code in the home office!
Any other post-MBA associates wondering why you ever went the MBA route in the first place? I get flack from analysts, other associates, etc.
Has anyone ever had their luggage lost by LOT airlines? If so, were you able to get any reimbursement?
Went from wanting to only focus on my career and not even wanting kids to now wanting to be a SAHM while I raise kids and go back into a more relaxed job. Has anyone else had a crazy shift in thinking like that? Been single this whole time, so no one is influenting this
The latest “Look the other way” news cycle distraction going into the weekend (it’s always going into a weekend) was the immigration disaster in Texas involving people under a bridge. To be education based and let us learn something in context: how has immigration (legal or illegal) affected your current school during your lifetime?
Got selected for H1B but already accepted offer at another company for 2x pay. Is staying at the company and getting the visa worth it? What are the risks for immediate transfer if the other company is willing to wait? Current visa expires in 2 years.
Anyone have any experience with Foley & Lardner. Curious to know about their culture, lifestyle and industry reputation.
Anyone taken/ hold Archer eGRC Certified Admin cert? If so, what was investment/return (exam $, study required, career value)? Interested in taking exam soon.
Salary to expect as a first year director within accounting advisory (or salary % increase)?
My professional life at the moment is far from ideal. I’ve been on quarantine (long story, but a good one) for the last seven years. Royalties from my books don’t pay the bills. My entrepreneurial pursuits remain hampered. For the interim, I’ve been looking for a remote opportunity where I can leverage my skills in marketing, sales, social media, and elsewhere for a decent sum. I have a social media presence which, in recent years, reached millions. There has to be something exciting I can do.
For people here making less than 100K who max out their 401K / HSA, can I have a conversation with you about your taxes paid ? Is it significantly less or is your take home significantly less ? Trying to assess the financial impact to my take home if I max out my 401K. Ty!
Any ideas for a good Mother’s Day gift that can be purchased online before Sunday? Stores are closed in my city except for essential grocery and pharmacy items.
I have an incoming interview for a bizops role and they will test sql, what should I prepare? I only know very basic sql and they will have a sql case study. Does anyone have an example or some material that I can study for a few days?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.