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Forum: CAS Exam S 05-09-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Schroeder
MAS I is discussed under the CAS Exam S forum...

MAS I is discussed under the CAS Exam S forum (which needs to be renamed)
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-16-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,863
Posted By Schroeder
Man, a lot of bad information here. Most of...

Man, a lot of bad information here.

Most of the CBS story is based on 2015 and 2016 data. Since then, Allegiant has parked of most of their older airplanes and has one of the newest fleets in the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-21-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 9,353
Posted By Schroeder
Between the EL/Subway, CTA buses, and Metra,...

Between the EL/Subway, CTA buses, and Metra, Chicago has a pretty good mass transit system. Anywhere you can't get by Subway or Metra, you can probably get there by Bus. Both airport have CTA train...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 02-03-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By Schroeder
The premium discount used by NCCI is most states...

The premium discount used by NCCI is most states is public information on the Indiana Rating Bureau website, look at page 9

http://www.icrb.net/rate_pages/1_1_2018rates.pdf

Basically, there are...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 02-02-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 91,926
Posted By Schroeder
I would be a little careful here though. It is...

I would be a little careful here though. It is unlikely there will be a question on using the parallelogram method for current leveling since this pretty much requires drawing parallelograms and...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 12-27-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By Schroeder
here are all of the older exams with answers...

here are all of the older exams with answers (although no solutions on multiple choice exams)

http://www.casact.org/admissions/studytools/index.cfm?fa=older
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-19-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 866
Posted By Schroeder
That is a good point.

That is a good point.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-19-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 866
Posted By Schroeder
Just to clarify, the conductor on a passenger...

Just to clarify, the conductor on a passenger train is back in the cars with the passengers. The engineer is the person up front running the train.

This was the first revenue run on a new section...
Forum: Sports 12-18-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,945
Views: 108,843
Posted By Schroeder
Two teams won/lost yesterday due to the two...

Two teams won/lost yesterday due to the two dumbest rules in football. The Pittsburg touchdown was called correctly (unless you think the hand stayed under the ball) but the rule sucks. I can't...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-18-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 866
Posted By Schroeder
This was literally the first revenue train on a...

This was literally the first revenue train on a new route for Amtrak, cutting through an area south of Tacoma and taking 10 minutes off of the old route from Seattle to Portland. There was...
Forum: Sports 12-14-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By Schroeder
How quickly before all of the regional Fox sports...

How quickly before all of the regional Fox sports affiliates become regional ESPN affiliates. Given the rapid decline of the quality of ESPN sports coverage lately, this will be an awful thing. At...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By Schroeder
If you would like the airlines point of view,...

If you would like the airlines point of view, instead of the pilot union point of view, AA released this today. Corporate spin but it appears to be a much smaller problem than the media was making...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-29-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,027
Posted By Schroeder
As a U.S. manager that does hiring I would agree...

As a U.S. manager that does hiring I would agree with this statement. If you are seven years out of college I would not even list any type of GPA / grade rank.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 11-19-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 110,550
Posted By Schroeder
In my experience, you will run faster in a race...

In my experience, you will run faster in a race environment just due to the extra people and adrenaline of running and racing with a group.

The biggest thing I have to do in a race is to keep from...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-10-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Schroeder
Aukland to Sydney is about 1,300 miles, about the...

Aukland to Sydney is about 1,300 miles, about the same distance from New York to Dallas.

Certainly not "right off the coast", but now where near as far as Hawaii to California.
Forum: Sports 09-28-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,378
Posted By Schroeder
This is a federal case that involves multiple...

This is a federal case that involves multiple subjects and operations in multiple states. The FBI is the branch of federal government that investigates most federal crimes, who else do you expect...
Forum: Sports 09-18-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,556
Posted By Schroeder
Pretty good showing by the defense yesterday...

Pretty good showing by the defense yesterday until the 4th quarter. Trying to determine if that was good defense or if the Arizona offense is just bad like the Colts.

Offensive line is just...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 09-15-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 838
Posted By Schroeder
CAS has an exam search function where you can...

CAS has an exam search function where you can look up anyone's exam status.

http://www.casact.org/admissions/index.cfm?fa=exstatus

This will only give you exams passed, not scores.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-11-2017, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By Schroeder
Does anyone have links to the treads that were...

Does anyone have links to the treads that were started here on 9/11.

I found this one

http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=60

but I was thinking there...
Forum: Sports 09-11-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,556
Posted By Schroeder
Embarrassingly bad yesterday, you can't point to...

Embarrassingly bad yesterday, you can't point to one thing, everything was terrible.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-18-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 510
Posted By Schroeder
3 cars, all 2010 and newer with full coverage. ...

3 cars, all 2010 and newer with full coverage. Me, wife, 16 yo daughter. $2,800 per year.

Not looking forward to the bill when the 13 yo son starts to drive in a couple of years.
Forum: General Actuarial 08-14-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 913
Posted By Schroeder
Being discussed here ...

Being discussed here

http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=325128
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-12-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 58,284
Posted By Schroeder
When I heard their Underwriting Officer speak he...

When I heard their Underwriting Officer speak he just said that they were having trouble with the DOI's on the refund piece. He did not go into many details.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-14-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,190
Posted By Schroeder
I find the media coverage interesting, here is...

I find the media coverage interesting, here is what I think is a fantastically well written article by the BBC with some incredible details for such a short period of time (of note, the BBC TV...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-26-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By Schroeder
Aren't all of these statements true today?

Aren't all of these statements true today?
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