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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-31-2018, 03:34 AM
Replies: 61
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Posted By Seasplash
I just wanted to say how much I hated the Exam...

I just wanted to say how much I hated the Exam Tables they gave us during the Fall 2018 sitting. Why do the numbers need to be so unnecessarily small?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-24-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
I came across that problem 3 days ago. Yes the...

I came across that problem 3 days ago. Yes the symbol is wrong for the probability of surviving.

Edit: Value of probability of surviving should be 1 minus what they have.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-24-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
To both TranceBrah and PerpetualMotion, thank...

To both TranceBrah and PerpetualMotion, thank you! That was what I was missing..silly me.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-23-2018, 01:01 AM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
For Problem 9.13 on the LTAM Sample MC Questions...

For Problem 9.13 on the LTAM Sample MC Questions (pg.190 of 239), why can we not express the expected present value of the benefits as (4000 x a 10-year deferred joint-life annuity) plus (6000 x a...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-23-2018, 12:49 AM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
No you will not get penalized for it.

No you will not get penalized for it.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-19-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
Sorry if this is a dumb question, but do you/will...

Sorry if this is a dumb question, but do you/will you guys label the question number on the top corner and do multiple parts on one page or have a single page dedicated to one part (1a for one page,...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-09-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
Yeah I was totally unprepared and took MLC in...

Yeah I was totally unprepared and took MLC in Spring 2018..got 11/20. WA wasn't even graded, although even if it were I would have maybe gotten a couple points.
Forum: MAS-II 06-26-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 96,028
Posted By Seasplash
LTAM is 4 months away.

LTAM is 4 months away.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-26-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 102,051
Posted By Seasplash
LTAM is 4 months away.

LTAM is 4 months away.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-26-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 102,051
Posted By Seasplash
Agreed. The LTAM syllabus has a decent chunk of...

Agreed. The LTAM syllabus has a decent chunk of Exam C material, so it may be actually be in his/her advantage that they just took Exam C. I took C last year and I'll have to study that stuff again...
Forum: MAS-II 06-26-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 96,028
Posted By Seasplash
Agreed. The LTAM syllabus has a decent chunk of...

Agreed. The LTAM syllabus has a decent chunk of Exam C material, so it may be actually be in his/her advantage that they just took Exam C. I took C last year and I'll have to study that stuff again...
Forum: MAS-II 06-26-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 96,028
Posted By Seasplash
Take IFM. It will be the last exam for you that...

Take IFM. It will be the last exam for you that both the SOA and CAS require.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 06-26-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 102,051
Posted By Seasplash
Take IFM. It will be the last exam for you that...

Take IFM. It will be the last exam for you that both the SOA and CAS require.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 05-02-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 123,349
Posted By Seasplash
I already know I failed MLC. It was my 1st (and...

I already know I failed MLC. It was my 1st (and last) attempt and wow it was way harder than C.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 121,168
Posted By Seasplash
There was a girl who left with an hour to spare....

There was a girl who left with an hour to spare. Don't know if that's a good thing or bad thing.
Forum: General 04-24-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 272,695
Posted By Seasplash
Just sat for MLC for the 1st (and last) time and...

Just sat for MLC for the 1st (and last) time and can finally vote on this.
MLC>>>C>>MFE>P>FM
I already know I failed so I'm looking forward to LTAM..yay.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-20-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 121,168
Posted By Seasplash
About to finish the videos on reserves on TIA and...

About to finish the videos on reserves on TIA and get to Markov Chains this week. I should really things up. Would 1 month of doing practice exams/problems be good enough or should I leave for more...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-17-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Seasplash
Nah he's a friend. He used TIA for MFE and said...

Nah he's a friend. He used TIA for MFE and said it was not that great and we were doing ADAPT problems together and this was my 2nd attempt so I initially knew the material better than him.

I...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-17-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Seasplash
Btw sick username you got there.

Btw sick username you got there.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-17-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Seasplash
I've done it once for MFE. The person didn't know...

I've done it once for MFE. The person didn't know the material as well as I did. By teaching him on certain questions and concepts he wasn't familiar, I became more confident in the material as well....
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-17-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Seasplash
MLC Study Group in D.C/Arlington?

Anyone interested in forming a study group? Currently on reserves and planning on tackling practice problems/exams sometime in March.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-11-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 104,665
Posted By Seasplash
Congrats!!!

Congrats!!!
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-11-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 104,665
Posted By Seasplash
I took the exam last year, but make sure to be...

I took the exam last year, but make sure to be comfortable solving problems like SOA Sample #22, 28, 217, and 264.

As for credibility, the SOA 307 does a great job in preparing you for that....
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-11-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 104,665
Posted By Seasplash
It doesn't fully answer your question, but...

It doesn't fully answer your question, but there's this:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=173929
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 12-16-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 121,168
Posted By Seasplash
Is that true? It was my understanding that the...

Is that true? It was my understanding that the syllabus is the same but will change when it becomes LTAM. I could be wrong though.
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