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Effective January 2020.

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Sounds like an improvement to me. The eom's are pretty questionable right now and i didnt feel like I really learned anything from them. I did learn from IA though but found the one month to do it to be stressful. I like that they are spreading it out.

All that said, there will be growing pains so I'm glad I got it done before this change
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Curious as to whether there will be separate fees for each individual EOM instead of one fee for IA, since you get charged for retakes under the current system.


Feedback included in the FA pricing makes a lot of sense, but unless they adjust the price to account for the difference it seems like a big FU to all of those who have had to cough up $250 for a few sentences of comments.
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Feedback included in the FA pricing makes a lot of sense, but unless they adjust the price to account for the difference it seems like a big FU to all of those who have had to cough up $250 for a few sentences of comments.
I'm interested to find out what level of feedback will be given by default. I'm sure, due to time constraints, it won't be as detailed as the paid feedback.
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Glad there's a move towards more feedback even though I am one of those $250 payers being given the FU. Also had to redo an EOM...

Probably good overall. I was considering giving up if I fail the FA 4 or 5 times since I'm on the path to make enough money without letters and FSA exams seem not fun. Now I might try this new version a couple times in 2020 even if I can't pass it in 2019
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