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Forum: Careers - Employment Today, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By mathmajor
:popcorn:

:popcorn:
Forum: Software & Technology Today, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 73
Posted By mathmajor
I'm definitely not a PA expert but just a...

I'm definitely not a PA expert but just a 'reasonably smart guy' opinion is that a model would tend to score the likelihood of being uninsurable with a probability measure, and it's up to you to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 02:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 325
Posted By mathmajor
I'm in the same boat, trying to get myself to...

I'm in the same boat, trying to get myself to enjoy solo travel. Social anxiety has a bit to do with it. Maybe being too conditioned on the social aspects of doing anything at all. Even if you meet...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 207
Posted By mathmajor
Vegas is a pretty cheap flight, it looks like...

Vegas is a pretty cheap flight, it looks like haha.

Thought about Mexico, Central America, or the Caribbean. I speak the language which helps for solo travel. Also, there are things to do/see....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 207
Posted By mathmajor
What to do Thanksgiving Week

I took off Thanksgiving week and have nailed down my options:

1) Spend all week here, doing a "staycation" type thing (mostly nothing/playing video games)

2) Go home all week, renting a car,...
Forum: Finance - Investments Today, 11:27 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 93,206
Posted By mathmajor
Apparently the housing market is doing just fine...

Apparently the housing market is doing just fine even though the prospect of a massive tax hike looms. Property and sales taxes are already quite high.

Fortunately there's a lot of money here and...
Forum: Careers - Employment Today, 11:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,073
Posted By mathmajor
Pretty typical consulting work

Pretty typical consulting work
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:22 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 22,252
Posted By mathmajor
Yep, I am your cat Please switch me back to...

Yep, I am your cat

Please switch me back to Fancy Feast. One grows tired of kibble.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:20 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,142
Posted By mathmajor
:viola: Can we stop the "I don't gamble"...

:viola:

Can we stop the "I don't gamble" superiority complex? We all know the expected value is negative. The expected gain in basically every purchase you make is negative. Such is life.

I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 10:30 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 22,252
Posted By mathmajor
Prozac has made an incredible difference on my...

Prozac has made an incredible difference on my mood and outlook. Sincerely doubt it's a placebo but if it is, it works and it's cheap so who cares.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing Today, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 189,619
Posted By mathmajor
Deployed another $15k from the sidelines. Sold...

Deployed another $15k from the sidelines. Sold off a Japan ETF, another $60k on the sidelines or so...
Forum: Software & Technology Today, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23,807
Views: 5,474,538
Posted By mathmajor
I'm not sure what that's about. Seems like a...

I'm not sure what that's about. Seems like a pretty ho-hum expansion with some aspects I didn't like removed (like the weapon leveling part). Also at least for priest they made disc more fun again. ...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 05:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 419
Posted By mathmajor
:study: oh, it means 'outside of work'

:study:

oh, it means 'outside of work'
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 05:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,073
Posted By mathmajor
There are far too many confounding factors at...

There are far too many confounding factors at play. You're not making widgets. Some people are just faster, perhaps at the expense of accuracy, neatness, documentation, who knows. Faster typists....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 04:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 419
Posted By mathmajor
You mean an orderv

You mean an orderv
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:43 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,076
Posted By mathmajor
Truccar? Is that an archaic spelling?

Truccar? Is that an archaic spelling?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:42 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,142
Posted By mathmajor
I'm literally the only person I know that would...

I'm literally the only person I know that would take the annuity over the cash option.
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 03:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,073
Posted By mathmajor
But to your point, 2.25 to 2.75 is 22%. If you...

But to your point, 2.25 to 2.75 is 22%. If you did that with every work product you'd be golden. It's very easy at the end of the day and pepper your timesheet with 0.5hr here and there. It could...
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,073
Posted By mathmajor
Audit your timesheet? For one thing, nobody would...

Audit your timesheet? For one thing, nobody would blink if you overbill as long as it's feasible. And also, what, you're going to dig up all the work products and bicker over whether something took...
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,073
Posted By mathmajor
So make up your hours but not too many hours, got...

So make up your hours but not too many hours, got it
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:24 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 1,412
Posted By mathmajor
It puts the herb paste under the skin

It puts the herb paste under the skin
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 419
Posted By mathmajor
Top Ramen and off-brand Jello

Top Ramen and off-brand Jello
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 11:45 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 1,412
Posted By mathmajor
I bring dinner with me shopping, mostly to make...

I bring dinner with me shopping, mostly to make the retail employees sad
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 11:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By mathmajor
I saw people run occasionally in consulting. Like...

I saw people run occasionally in consulting. Like if the phone was ringing. Can't miss a call from a client.
Forum: Finance - Investments Yesterday, 11:43 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 93,206
Posted By mathmajor
I mean so... if the city goes bankrupt, then what?

I mean so... if the city goes bankrupt, then what?
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