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Forum: MAS-I 06-25-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 72
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What's the biggest challenge for you in the exam?...

What's the biggest challenge for you in the exam? I'm going to try my first at this one and STAM. I don't have an actuarial job yet and I'm opening maybe someone will hire me once I get exam four...
Forum: MAS-I 06-25-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 10,634
How far along are you all?

How far along are you all?
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 05-22-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 28,174
I had to draw a line graph for the payment to see...

I had to draw a line graph for the payment to see this, now I see that the 25% is the tail piece that is unearned.

Thanks.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 05-21-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 28,174
I'm confused on why this is unearned instead of...

I'm confused on why this is unearned instead of earned. I figured only 25% of the six month policies would be earned in the calendar year


...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-23-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 28,174
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https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190423/8062043d3fb4126bdbaaf21a4790b01e.jpg

Maybe I'm having a brain fart, shouldn't the numerator for the first term in the derivative have a negative sign?
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Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-19-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 28,174
I'm using ASM and doing GOAL practice problems.

I'm using ASM and doing GOAL practice problems.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 04-08-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 28,174
How important are chapters 19-21 in the ASM...

How important are chapters 19-21 in the ASM manual? I'm following the 12 week plan for the exam and these were left out. It's discrete probability stuff (a,b,0) functions.
Forum: Surveys 02-28-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,222
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-20-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
That is a pretty good idea, my boss came from a...

That is a pretty good idea, my boss came from a state dept of insurance

I'm reading this now, it's a happy hour.

Thank you so much for directing me to this, I had not considered this.
Forum: MAS-I 02-19-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 773
Need MAS-1 Manual

Anyone have a manual for sale? I'll buy today, prefer ASM
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-17-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
The local meetup is this week. Iím going, Iíll...

The local meetup is this week. Iím going, Iíll search for some local CAS members too
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-17-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Compliance

Compliance
Forum: MAS-I 02-15-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 760
Views: 132,737
Hello Would the old C/MLC and a current STAM...

Hello

Would the old C/MLC and a current STAM manual be useful in studying for this exam?
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-15-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Non-actuarial seeking advice

Hello

I've currently got 3 exams and a VEE completed but I can't find an actuarial job. I currently work for a big name reinsurance company but they aren't really interested in hiring me for an...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-26-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,396
DM me.

DM me.
Forum: Sports 12-16-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 2,416
Views: 127,904
Let’s say Nick Foles gets at least one playoff...

Let’s say Nick Foles gets at least one playoff win, will their be a QB controversy next season?
Forum: Sports 10-28-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 552
He'd make a good WR at 6-5, just have him run...

He'd make a good WR at 6-5, just have him run streaks all game
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-12-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,797
I'm doing it now because I want to be an actuary...

I'm doing it now because I want to be an actuary and no one else will hire me. I've got exams and experience, just do it if you think it's still worth it or don't if it's not. Likely that's the only...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 09-11-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 65,703
Working on the SOA326 I'm looking at the...

Working on the SOA326

I'm looking at the solution for 23 and I don't understand the expected counts for the three intervals are 15(2/theta) if we set theta>5. Specifically I don't know why there's...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 08-29-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,191
I tried to remove my real name but I'm not that...

I tried to remove my real name but I'm not that bothered by it being in there. FYI, I am a boondocks fan. I want some candid feedback from people that want to help, trolls will be trolls but my...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 08-29-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,191
Resume help

Hello

I am seeking some help with my resume. I had stopped taking exams and restarted a push toward ASA two years ago. All help and suggestions are welcomed.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-16-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 927
Fox News used a picture of Patti LaBelle in a...

Fox News used a picture of Patti LaBelle in a graphic on the death of Aretha.
Forum: Other / Non-Traditional Employment for Actuaries 08-16-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 784
Hi I send you a PM but I'm not able to send...

Hi

I send you a PM but I'm not able to send an attachment. I could attach my resume to this post.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-15-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 65,703
Minor nitpick, should I round link ratios to...

Minor nitpick, should I round link ratios to three digits or use six when calculating reserves? I got a near .608 difference in what I calculated in reserves, I'm guessing (hoping) the exam won't...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-15-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 65,703
Okay I think I get it, they skipped a step :duh:

Okay I think I get it, they skipped a step :duh:
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