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Forum: Careers - Employment 09-10-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By bjc2142
So at what point in time it gets harder to move...

So at what point in time it gets harder to move from insurance to consulting? I heard moving from consulting to insurance is easy but the other way around is harder as you get more years of...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 09-07-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,789
Posted By bjc2142
MY YTD return is little above 0% cuz of the drop...

MY YTD return is little above 0% cuz of the drop in the last 3 days, but my long term return is still pretty nice from last year's strong performance. Is your negative return only from counting YTD?
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 09-07-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,789
Posted By bjc2142
Mine got destroyed in the last 3 days. It's so...

Mine got destroyed in the last 3 days. It's so volatile this year.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 09-04-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,507
Posted By bjc2142
I think it's fine without reviewing exam 5...

I think it's fine without reviewing exam 5 material. First two papers are review of BF method anyways.
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-01-2018, 01:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,471
Posted By bjc2142
Some people start green card process soon after...

Some people start green card process soon after getting H1b. Getting H1b is like a lottery (things like your having BS only or MS, country of origin makes things easier or harder). After that I think...
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-30-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,471
Posted By bjc2142
I actually think big companies on the east coast...

I actually think big companies on the east coast have been more H1B friendly because they have more experience hiring international students and have resources to do so.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-27-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,507
Posted By bjc2142
It's like Brehm's little brother.

It's like Brehm's little brother.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-22-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,507
Posted By bjc2142
I think this exam surely looks most difficult...

I think this exam surely looks most difficult when you look at syllabus material because of all the proofs, calculus, math, etc. Fortunately, those things are usually not on the exam..
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 07-17-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,789
Posted By bjc2142
wow 11th edition already...those authors are...

wow 11th edition already...those authors are making $$$
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-10-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
I've heard of a legendary guy whose result...

I've heard of a legendary guy whose result changed from fail to pass twice and both times he didn't even appeal...someone else appealed..
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-10-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
Oh yeah, smart! :clap: Hopefully I will remember...

Oh yeah, smart! :clap: Hopefully I will remember the trick in case something similar comes up in Exam 9.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-10-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
That's me. I ended up not solving for it.

That's me. I ended up not solving for it.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-10-2018, 12:40 AM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
For almost every problem, I totally forgot what I...

For almost every problem, I totally forgot what I wrote down as an answer lol I seriously don't understand how they expect candidates to appeal reasonably after 2 months.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-10-2018, 12:39 AM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
The range (or variance) of the final numerical...

The range (or variance) of the final numerical answer is a joke, too.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-09-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
pass rate is comparable to 2016 but the pass mark...

pass rate is comparable to 2016 but the pass mark is much lower. I wonder what the pass rate would have been if they kept high pass mark like 74-75%. Maybe low to mid 20%? lol
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-09-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
LOL #2 part a has twenty sample answers for...

LOL

#2 part a has twenty sample answers for loss ratio approach calculation. Is this record in examiner's report history?
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-09-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
That was pretty close to my prediction :wink:

That was pretty close to my prediction :wink:
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-03-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,413
Posted By bjc2142
how about ending every sentence with; quit;

how about ending every sentence with;

quit;
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-25-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,789
Posted By bjc2142
I'm gonna just read BKM in Sept-Oct and really...

I'm gonna just read BKM in Sept-Oct and really start studying in Nov
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-25-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,789
Posted By bjc2142
same! I hope syllabus coverage doesn't change.

same! I hope syllabus coverage doesn't change.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-24-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,367
Posted By bjc2142
I don't consider myself that smart. Instead, I...

I don't consider myself that smart. Instead, I put in 700-800 hours to make sure I pass. I already passed 8 and had 7,9 left, so failing one would have been huge setback. Thankfully I had a very...
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-21-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
The standalone brehm questions were easy, but the...

The standalone brehm questions were easy, but the ones embedded in IQ were kinda annoying :(
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-21-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,507
Posted By bjc2142
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-21-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
Give some love to monographs :(

Give some love to monographs :(
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-21-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 3,627
Views: 211,618
Posted By bjc2142
Same. However, if there's anything I really...

Same. However, if there's anything I really improved while going through Exam 5,6,8, I learned to skip things I can't solve quickly and try to come back later.

I ended up writing down two Brosius...
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