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Forum: Surveys Today, 08:31 AM
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Posted By DataDan
surveys sub is pretty much dead anyway.

surveys sub is pretty much dead anyway.
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 02:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By DataDan
I find reading resumes to be painstaking, so I...

I find reading resumes to be painstaking, so I try to keep mine short. having a long one isnt bad, just at risk of me not reading parts. After a few lines of filler BS, my eyes just move to the next...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-17-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,287
Posted By DataDan
this is what Im curious about. Which way does the...

this is what Im curious about. Which way does the club lean. bunch of nerds discussing interesting topics could be fun. case in point-> AO.

bunch of nerds talking about how they know best because...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-17-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,287
Posted By DataDan
the concept of the group is somewhat vain. But...

the concept of the group is somewhat vain. But admit it may be a way to meet some people. Curious to hear about an experience at one of these meetings (people cringeworthy full of themselves? mostly...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-16-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 997
Posted By DataDan
I think they have the largest LTC in force block....

I think they have the largest LTC in force block. My guess is that they have a small army submitting rate increases.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-08-2019, 04:49 PM
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Views: 901
Posted By DataDan
ive been doing some heavy drinking about these...

ive been doing some heavy drinking about these issues myself...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-08-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4,596
Views: 662,258
Posted By DataDan
one of my favorite jokes to plan on my wife... ...

one of my favorite jokes to plan on my wife...

me: Your great
her: you're....
me: for all intensive purposes, you know what I mean.
her: head explodes.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-08-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 901
Posted By DataDan
honest read was a 3 or 4. dont think I got into...

honest read was a 3 or 4. dont think I got into pass territory.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-06-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
This was my understanding as well and I see it as...

This was my understanding as well and I see it as an advantage to transitional candidates (likely me). Biggest part is DONT fail both sessions this fall. Gotta get at least 1 to setup for a finish in...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-03-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
I cant believe that got asked.

I cant believe that got asked.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-03-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
lol, at least I got 1 right. Seriously...

lol, at least I got 1 right.

Seriously bombed that mo fo. I should start reading the transitional rules...

morning session killed me. I studied all those sections and had no answers. that PDR...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-01-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
wrapping it up now. only thing left for me is to...

wrapping it up now. only thing left for me is to look at the case study one more time. First attempt, given my study hours, I give myself a 20% chance. Good luck guys, see ya on the other side.
Forum: Sports 05-01-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 13,206
Posted By DataDan
betting lines are the only power rankings that...

betting lines are the only power rankings that matter. any analyst can make bold predictions without consequence just to be able to say 'look i was right!' later.

And betting lines have the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-01-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 22,672
Posted By DataDan
even better is when you wake up and forget it...

even better is when you wake up and forget it exists entirely. It just fades off your radar like network TV shows.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-01-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
this place does have an overly intense feeling to...

this place does have an overly intense feeling to it right now.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-01-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
I ignored that and just made sure to know that...

I ignored that and just made sure to know that SSL credibility formula that was hiding in there.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 05-01-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
very similar here. I did 1 LO every day...

very similar here. I did 1 LO every day sat/sun/mon/tue. I spent a day on each writing down every list over and over. At the end of each day i wrote down a list of lists for the LO.

I had done...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-30-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
Trap questions... setup to break you brain and...

Trap questions... setup to break you brain and cost you an hour doing it.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-30-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 264
Posted By DataDan
page 22 of the case study looks like a hint.

page 22 of the case study looks like a hint.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-30-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
calculation problems are a wildcard. I know the...

calculation problems are a wildcard. I know the theory of how to calc everything, but they always find ways to ask questions in a confusing way. One strategy to help is to read the case study like 10...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-30-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
hate my life = hate my life +1

hate my life = hate my life +1
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-29-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
I shouldnt say im not familiar with 5/23/41. Im...

I shouldnt say im not familiar with 5/23/41. Im just worried about the long list type questions that could be pulled from 42 related to contract reserve, PDR, and provider risk sharing. I think I...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-29-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
anyone else dissecting past exam ASOP questions...

anyone else dissecting past exam ASOP questions trying to predict the spring 19 ASOP related question?

they just asked some bulky asop 05/23/41 questions in the fall. ive been focusing on 42 for...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-28-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
I just realized the patient/payment %...

I just realized the patient/payment % requirements for incentive payments under AAPM are in the case study on page 22. I think this is new for the spring sitting (hint hint, expect AAPM question)
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-28-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 23,176
Posted By DataDan
juggling family and exams has been a terrible...

juggling family and exams has been a terrible experience for me and my wife. She was a big supporter of me being a career ASA. In fact she still is...
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