"@ Mie Mie ... I believe that the interest earned on US obligations is taxable. If the interest is taxable, then the interest used to purchase the US obligation is deductible.
It's confusing because in the Becker book it says…"
"The time is takes to study for FAR is different for every person. If you are a numbers person, 2 months is plenty. (By the way, I met someone who studied 2 weeks and scored an 86!!! That person is not me though.) Also, if…"
"@Micheal, just saw your question on whether I felt ready or not. This was my 3x taking this exam so the information was "in" there. I do remember going through some MCQ and forgetting the exact formula though. When I walked…"
"@Wadzi, I actually found out Saturday morning on the CA Borad of Accountantcy website.
@Micheal, try and get through mcq carefuuly and QUICKLY and leave enough time for SIMS. I think using the research tab on SIMS can help you if you get…"
"Addy - when you sat for FAR, how did you feel mentally? Did you feel as though you were ready, or like you'd never be ready? I've been studying for over 2 months, how is it possible i still feel unprepared??!!"
"Hi Addy! Congratulations! so happy for you, I'm sure its a great feeling! Any tips or advise on how to study for FAR and for how many months? I'm studying for Reg taking it very soon..Its going okay.."
Addy - when you sat for FAR, how did you feel mentally? Did you feel as though you were ready, or like you'd never be ready? I've been studying for over 2 months, how is it possible i still feel unprepared??!!
I just started Unit 1 / 20 last night by using Gleim online. Learning across different study materials seem working for me. So, I'll go through Gleim system and go for the exam next week. I saw topics not covered in exam sssooo many times. Therefore, prepare for the worst and always do your best. Don't overlook important topics, especially 2011 new exam with new elements. Let me know your plan and we may discuss from time to time.