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December 2016

CFE Exam Coach Newsletter

Becoming a CFE is just around the corner.

Study Tips


Make a New Year's resolution to earn your CFE credential. Earning the CFE credential can make a difference in your career. Start by setting a target date and measuring your progress. Create a weekly CFE Exam Study Plan and in as little as 30 days you will ensure that you reach your goal.

As your dedicated CFE Exam Coach, my goal is to help you prepare for the CFE Exam by providing you with tips and encouragement along the way. Let‘s get started!

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CFE Highlight

Hillary Crane, CFE shares her experience of how she prepared for the CFE Exam.

CFE Certificate


Congratulations to all members who became Certified Fraud Examiners in the last 60 days.

Prep Forum

New ACFE Community

Visit the ACFE’s new community dedicated to discussions about preparing and passing the CFE Exam. Log in to complete your profile, learn from CFEs and network with anti-fraud professionals from around the world.

Fraud IQ Test


_______________ is comprised of the basic laws of rights and duties. When people refer to something that is "against the law," they are usually referring to this type of law.


A. Administrative law
B. Substantive law

C. Procedural law
D. Natural law


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Coach's Corner

The practice exams simulate the experience of taking the CFE Exam. You are allotted 75 seconds to answer each question.You may go back and change an answer for a previously completed question as long as there is time left on the question timer.

Angela Archie, CFE
CFE Exam Coach

Angela Archie

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Visit the Certification Portal at to submit your supporting documentation, which includes:
  • Details of your work experience
  • Documentation of the education claimed on your exam application
  • Three Candidate Recommendation Forms
  • A recent photograph

Local Chapters

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Coach Newsletter Archive

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