The most important thing is to make sure you have a good grasp of the material and are well prepared for the exam.

You can do this by doing practice problems, reading through old exams (if your school has them), or both.

I’ve been asked about how I studied for my CFA Level 1 Exam many times since I took it in December 2014, so here’s an overview of what I did. This post will be more detailed than usual because there’s a lot of misinformation out there on studying for the exam online! If you’re looking for a shorter version, check out my TL;DR at the end šŸ™‚

First off: How long should you study

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