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Forum: General Actuarial 09-26-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1,957
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Posted By ndsteinbach
Honestly, as long as I don't have to take more...

Honestly, as long as I don't have to take more exams than planned or the same amount of exams but more difficult, I'm pretty indifferent.

I'm pretty committed to the P&C track, hopefully future...
Forum: MAS-I 09-18-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
So, I'm new to CAS exams. Is it better to...

So, I'm new to CAS exams.

Is it better to guess or just leave a question blank, like if you have 100% no idea what to do, hypothetically.
Forum: MAS-I 09-12-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
Yeah, I feel like I built a good foundational...

Yeah, I feel like I built a good foundational understanding of the earlier sections, but the mid to later part of the ELM section, I just can't follow.

Going to definitely explore other options...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 09-08-2018, 01:48 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
Looks like I passed, thank God. Now I'm curious...

Looks like I passed, thank God. Now I'm curious what my score was, it was the best I felt coming out of an exam sitting, but those true and false questions scared me.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 09-02-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
What time are exam results usually posted by the...

What time are exam results usually posted by the SOA? 10 am central?

I can't wait for this week to be over.
Forum: MAS-I 08-01-2018, 11:51 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
I've only gotten through section B so far, but...

I've only gotten through section B so far, but only one lesson felt like that so far.

It helps that I took college courses over a lot of these topics and things are coming back to me. Even looking...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 08-01-2018, 11:47 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
God, waiting for this grade sucks. I'm already...

God, waiting for this grade sucks. I'm already studying for the next exam, hopefully I won't have to turn course in September and try to pass this god damn exam again.
Forum: MAS-I 07-19-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
And you just earned TIA $1K, started studying...

And you just earned TIA $1K, started studying today. Skimming ahead, it's already looking like great fun, lol 🙃
Forum: Course 1 - Risk Management & Insurance Operation 07-19-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,862
Posted By ndsteinbach
Oh trust me, I've learned my lesson taking a VEE...

Oh trust me, I've learned my lesson taking a VEE a few months ago. At least I think I have, lol
Forum: MAS-I 07-19-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
Oh wow, okay. Maybe I should do this then. Thanks...

Oh wow, okay. Maybe I should do this then. Thanks for bringing it up.
Forum: Course 1 - Risk Management & Insurance Operation 07-19-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,862
Posted By ndsteinbach
Thanks for the input, folks. I'm going to reach...

Thanks for the input, folks. I'm going to reach out to a few of my coworkers a bit farther down the line for advice, but I'm strongly leaning towards Online Course 1 now. It just seems like the least...
Forum: MAS-I 07-19-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
Oh wow, that's pretty generous. Is there any...

Oh wow, that's pretty generous. Is there any support page with details pertaining to that? I can't seem to find one.
Forum: MAS-I 07-18-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
I do have a year's worth of actuarial/reserving...

I do have a year's worth of actuarial/reserving experience under my belt, along with 3 years of insurance experience, so that might help a bit too.

I'll probably go with OC1 next, it just seems...
Forum: MAS-I 07-18-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
As far as I know, I'm not racing towards an ACAS...

As far as I know, I'm not racing towards an ACAS designation before some syllabus/exam structure change, I'm still a bit away from that. So, I feel like I can afford one exam sitting there.

My...
Forum: Course 1 - Risk Management & Insurance Operation 07-18-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,862
Posted By ndsteinbach
I'm waiting for my grade for 3F/IFM to come in...

I'm waiting for my grade for 3F/IFM to come in September and I don't feel good enough to drop a lot of my firm's money into studying for MAS-I.

Considering that, should I try getting an online...
Forum: MAS-I 07-18-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
And that's when work is going to really start...

And that's when work is going to really start picking up again.

I'm starting to lean towards knocking out online course 1, not sure how difficult it is for someone with only (hopefully) three...
Forum: MAS-I 07-17-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,871
Posted By ndsteinbach
As someone who just took 3F (IFM) and is waiting...

As someone who just took 3F (IFM) and is waiting for my grade to come out in September with like 75% confidence in passing, should I try for the October sitting of MAS-I?
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 07-10-2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
The SOA will just say "better luck next time, our...

The SOA will just say "better luck next time, our mistake is your problem".
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 07-09-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
It looks like it may have been fixed based of the...

It looks like it may have been fixed based of the reports in that thread. They like sent out a "patch".

I wonder what they'll do for the people that didn't have it. Probably nothing and just say...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-06-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 1,320
Views: 41,473
Posted By ndsteinbach
People who don't use their turn signal. Like,...

People who don't use their turn signal. Like, it's the easiest thing to operate in your car, use your turn signal and give everyone a heads up you ****.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 07-06-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 59,510
Posted By ndsteinbach
Got an EL of 5. Haven't been able to push it...

Got an EL of 5. Haven't been able to push it higher, the questions that are purely definition-based are killing me.

Going to do a shit ton of quizzes on those sections and do 3 or 4 more practice...
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