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Surprises from the November 2013 CFP® Certification Exam

Four Surprises to be Aware Of:

  • Psychological Warfare
    • First 10 questions of the 1st exam session were complex to very complex calculations
      • At least one had NO correct answer!
    • Forewarned is forearmed
      • Calculator proficiency is becoming important once again
  • Disproportionate Practice Standards Testing
  • Concepts versus minutiae
  • Extreme focus in one topical area