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Forum: Group & Health Core Exam Today, 12:16 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
I do half of a past exam, review solutions,...

I do half of a past exam, review solutions, review specific topics that I have trouble with, then review flash cards.

Closer to exam I plan to attempt Fall '17 and Spring '18 under test...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 10-03-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
To what extent can we use acronyms on the exam?...

To what extent can we use acronyms on the exam? For example, for life claim studies can we just say 1987 CGDT or CIDA? Other examples, for regulations, can we write MMA, TEFRA, MHPAEA? Or do we have...
Forum: Financial Economics 09-16-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,282
Views: 314,899
Posted By imareal1
DNMMR on 1st submission in June, Re-do...

DNMMR on 1st submission in June,

Re-do submitted 8/8
MMR 9/13
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 09-07-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
Have you done this before? Seems strange you...

Have you done this before? Seems strange you would jump straight into flashcards for 3 months straight.

I spent this first couple months reading outlines and watching videos, just got the MATE...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 09-02-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
^Are you using the TIA flashcards for ANKI? ...

^Are you using the TIA flashcards for ANKI?

I'm finding some of them to be very long for a single card - also hard to go through on the phone with the tiny text size. Any tips for using these?
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 08-30-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
How's everyone doing on this? When do people...

How's everyone doing on this?

When do people plan on switching from passive reading to active problem solving?
Forum: Financial Economics 08-25-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,282
Views: 314,899
Posted By imareal1
I DNMMR'd on a submission from June, resubmitted...

I DNMMR'd on a submission from June, resubmitted like end of July, still waiting
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 08-06-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
I finished my first pass through TIA videos about...

I finished my first pass through TIA videos about a week ago and now going through the TIA detailed outlines carefully while jotting down my own notes. Just finished reading Section 1 and now...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 06-27-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
I chose TIA over MATE. I'm just starting on...

I chose TIA over MATE. I'm just starting on Section 2 on the detailed outline. I'm also not sure how to approach this but my current plan is to go through the detailed outline ASAP to sketch out the...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 06-25-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,043
Posted By imareal1
What are peoples progress on this so far?

What are peoples progress on this so far?
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-30-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,207
Posted By imareal1
Really? That's discouraging.

Really? That's discouraging.
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-26-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,207
Posted By imareal1
How? Not sure how you interpreted my question but...

How? Not sure how you interpreted my question but Im basically asking if my chances improve dramatically once I have my credential. I know its tough for entry level and maybe pre-ASA, so does it...
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-26-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,207
Posted By imareal1
Job prospects of new ASA

Hi guys. Expecting to make the March ASA list, have just shy of 2 years experience at a small insurance company in NY. Looking to make moves using credential for better location and pay. Looking...
Forum: Fellowship Modules 01-26-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,986
Posted By imareal1
Thanks, that's reassuring.

Thanks, that's reassuring.
Forum: Modules 6-8 01-26-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 18,351
Views: 7,130,521
Posted By imareal1
The spreadsheet makes it really apparent that...

The spreadsheet makes it really apparent that it's consistently 51-54 days since submission. At least for now and the near future.

Submitted 12/4
MMR 1/26
Forum: Modules 6-8 01-23-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,701
Posted By imareal1
Can anyone shed any light on what exactly happens...

Can anyone shed any light on what exactly happens at an APC? Besides the fact that you show up to a conference on time and presumably listen to someone speak? Mines soon and I'm curious what to...
Forum: Fellowship Modules 01-17-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,986
Posted By imareal1
FSA Module Approach

What's the general approach to completing the modules in terms of efficiency?

For FAP modules, the general advice is to skip the slide readings and go straight to the exercise. Is there similar...
Forum: Modules 6-8 12-06-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 138,044
Posted By imareal1
submitted 10/17 and still waiting... not...

submitted 10/17 and still waiting...

not that salty since 2 of my other modules got graded two days ago. expecting this one soon though.
Forum: Modules 6-8 12-05-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 18,351
Views: 7,130,521
Posted By imareal1
The one happening now.

The one happening now.
Forum: Modules 6-8 12-05-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 18,351
Views: 7,130,521
Posted By imareal1
Just yesterday, I submitted my FA and...

Just yesterday, I submitted my FA and simultaneously got MMR'd on 2 modules submitted around 2-3 months ago. Looks like they're making progress as they claimed. Still waiting on Mod 7 and now FA. I...
Forum: Modules 6-8 11-30-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,242
Posted By imareal1
PM me if there is a google group for this time...

PM me if there is a google group for this time frame besides what NoleActuary posted in another thread.
Forum: Modules 6-8 11-30-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By imareal1
I am doing Friday-Monday and have requested...

I am doing Friday-Monday and have requested access to the group. PMing you with contact info.
Forum: Modules 6-8 11-08-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18,351
Views: 7,130,521
Posted By imareal1
I asked them about this. They said they have...

I asked them about this. They said they have taken into account grading time. So as long as we make those deadlines, we shouldn't be responsible for any delays on their part.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-18-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 184,434
Posted By imareal1
This!! Thankfully I passed but barely with a 6. I...

This!! Thankfully I passed but barely with a 6. I remember practicing on Fall '16 and thought "They're definitely going to make it easier for mine after they dropped this beast". Nope, even harder....
Forum: Modules 1-5 09-21-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 235,951
Posted By imareal1
6.3k words and passed. 1 month grading time.

6.3k words and passed. 1 month grading time.
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