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Old 04-08-2015, 05:32 PM
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An ASA is pretty much ACAS without exams 5 and 6
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An ASA is pretty much ACAS without exams 5 and 6
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Yes, kids, that's right. It's the number of exams that makes one credential "better" than another. /s
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FCAS = FSA (GI)
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FSA (GI) >> FCAS

Freedman told me so.
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