To become a financial analyst with no experience what certification should I obtain?

I have my degree in finance however I have no prior experience. I have always worked but my last job was in real estate. I have taken the last 2 years off of work to raise my son. Since I have no experience in Finance I am thinking I should try to get a certification. Which one would be the best to get?

Asked By: hp010277 - 9/7/2008
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Your best bet to becoming a CFA is by doing your CFA. Chartered Financial Analyst qualification is the most useful qual you can obtain as an analyst. It is pretty heavy going thoughand has a very high failure rate, but if you have the time to study for each level (3 in toal) so should be ok... More
Answered By: djjk - 9/7/2008
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Become a CFP Google it
Answered By: Allergic To Eggs - 9/7/2008
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