Bank and insurance exams have become some of the most competitive exams today. According to some estimates around 15-20 lakh applications are received for SBI clerk exam having around 9000 seats.

So you can estimate that competition is tough, but anyone with little hard work and self-motivation can crack it.

The key to crack such exams is that you have to be consistent with your preparations and practice everyday.

You may not be able to clear exam in multiple attempts because you are not preparing from right place. We have compiled a list of best online resources that led to success of most candidates.

Mock Tests

Practicing on mock tests is the key to clear any competitive exam. You may know all the basic concepts but if you do not practice on mock test then clearing any competitive exam is very tough. Mock test pattern is similar to that of actual exam.

Let us look at best online resources for mock tests :-

  • Oliveboard : This site is the best place to attempt mock test for bank and insurance exams. The pattern of mock test is always up to date with actual exam and the questions are always according to new pattern. The level of mocks is little higher than actual exams which is good since it ensure your selection in any level of exam. Oliveboard Link.
  • PM Mock (PracticeMock) : PM mocks are another great place for giving mock tests. Their pattern is also up to date with actual exam. The mocks on this site are less costly than Oliveboard. PM Mock Link.

Current Affairs

In bank and insurance exams the current affairs section can make all the difference in your selection. It is observed that candidates generally ignore preparation of this section and mostly concentrate on Quant/Reasoning/English. But if you want your selection in exams then you need to score average or above average in this section.

Let us look at some best online resources for this section :

  • AffairsCloud Pocket PDF :- AffairsCloud release pocket pdfs at 5th of every month, by compiling all the important current affairs of the month in short. If you are not able to study current affairs on daily basis then AffairsCloud pocket pdfs are best for you. AffairsCloud Link.
  • Bankersadda :- If you are able to study current affairs on daily basis then this is best source to read current affairs. They also have quiz that help you to remember the important points. Bankersadda Link.