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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 05-03-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 75,990
Posted By kimjongfun
which sucks because i spent a good amount of time...

which sucks because i spent a good amount of time studying for those and felt well-prepared for those topics
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-30-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 75,990
Posted By kimjongfun
Thats the exact method i did and could not match...

Thats the exact method i did and could not match and answer. Re-worked it several times and ended up guessing i think. Really frustrating given i had the right method to begin with and it wasted...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-30-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 75,990
Posted By kimjongfun
You sound like you are in better shape than me....

You sound like you are in better shape than me. What did you self grade your mc at? Im sitting at 14-15 in my head.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-30-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 75,990
Posted By kimjongfun
I also feel like it was easier than the last...

I also feel like it was easier than the last sitting, but at the same time I wasted so much time re-working problems that i should have used getting partial credit elsewhere. Id give myself ~70%...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-08-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,189
Posted By kimjongfun
nice call on $60 in April

nice call on $60 in April
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-08-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,189
Posted By kimjongfun
So far all of the assets are positive. We'll see...

So far all of the assets are positive. We'll see how long that lasts.

Bitcoin: +40.7%
Oil: +39.6%
S&P: +15.4% (not including dividends)
Gold: +1.5%
Cash: +0.6%
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-22-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,968
Posted By kimjongfun
And in other news got the inverted yield curve...

And in other news got the inverted yield curve today so any guesses on when the recession will start?
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-22-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,968
Posted By kimjongfun
AO unemployment rate is (1+3)/(1+3+84) = 4.5%. ...

AO unemployment rate is (1+3)/(1+3+84) = 4.5%.

Lower than last time, but also lower response rate. Is AO slowly dying?
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-13-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,968
Posted By kimjongfun
2019 AO Unemployment Survey

I posted this survey in 2016 and called it "inaugural" and haven't posted one since, so I figured it's time for an update to get a baseline number before heading into this inevitable recession in...
Forum: Professional Surveys 03-13-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,111
Posted By kimjongfun
our study program hasn't gotten worse but they...

our study program hasn't gotten worse but they kind of skimped on the new ASA exam raises and study time.

Also they certainly havent changed exam raises in a very long time and of course...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-02-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,511
Posted By kimjongfun
Thats actually not even really overpaying in most...

Thats actually not even really overpaying in most areas. My city has had housing appreciation of 36% since 2016. Probably closer to 50% if we went back to 2014.

When i bought my house in...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 03-01-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 69,423
Posted By kimjongfun
This gives me hope, thank you for this!

This gives me hope, thank you for this!
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-26-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,418
Posted By kimjongfun
Its a king of the hill quote. Great scene

Its a king of the hill quote. Great scene
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,373
Posted By kimjongfun
I don't get how there are so many people in this...

I don't get how there are so many people in this thread switching jobs 2-4 times within a couple of years and doubling/tripling their salary. The only thing I can think of is if the people posting...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-08-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
the question wasnt what yours is personally, but...

the question wasnt what yours is personally, but rather your company offers them at all in some standardized way.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-08-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,041
Posted By kimjongfun
From my limited experience it seems most of the...

From my limited experience it seems most of the remote roles are for ASA+, I think its probably a good idea to be in an office setting for the first few years while you gain experience and I'm...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-06-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
Checking back in and it looks like we ended up...

Checking back in and it looks like we ended up with just under 10% of respondents reporting no annual raises at their company, pretty sad for us!
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-26-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
I think this is the strategy they think they are...

I think this is the strategy they think they are executing. In reality I see very little difference amongst most of my peers. Perhaps 5-10% are better than the rest but they arent so good they can...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-25-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 33,879
Posted By kimjongfun
Dang, still made a cool 10k off of like 250 in a...

Dang, still made a cool 10k off of like 250 in a day
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
Well I'm still a student so the small annual...

Well I'm still a student so the small annual raises that were there before have not been the biggest driver of pay growth. It's been and will be exams and exam-related promotions. Once I'm done...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
im not in pensions

im not in pensions
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
a couple more votes for no. any stories/details...

a couple more votes for no. any stories/details from the no votes?
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
from a quick look it appears our expense ratio is...

from a quick look it appears our expense ratio is lower than Met, not sure what that is worth
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
agreed

agreed
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,017
Posted By kimjongfun
give me a link?

give me a link?
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