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Forum: Careers - Employment 11-02-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2,765
Views: 682,155
Posted By ronaldy27
I got hired two times and both times I got drug...

I got hired two times and both times I got drug tested. I thought it was the norm. It's interesting seeing many of you not getting drug tested.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 10-25-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,138
Posted By ronaldy27
damn you, I was going to start this thread too.

damn you, I was going to start this thread too.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-25-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
I feel like there are more people doubling up...

I feel like there are more people doubling up than we think.
Some people choose to be quiet about it.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-25-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
I really want to make it to Hawaii :D I...

I really want to make it to Hawaii :D

I think I know who you're talking about.
Is his name of spanish origin?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 10-25-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1,555
Views: 200,469
Posted By ronaldy27
From my experience, I gotta agree with this. ...

From my experience, I gotta agree with this.
There is no viable strategy to go long on VIX. I've made good money and lost a ton.
You can make 20 to 40% in a few hours when you time it well but...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-25-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
I've thought about doubling up a few times in the...

I've thought about doubling up a few times in the past but never acted on it.
It might be the case again this time but there is nothing wrong with challenging yourself.
Exams suck
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-24-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
I already studied for exam 5 so I just need to...

I already studied for exam 5 so I just need to review.
Got some exam 6 exposure through work.
It'll come easier for me compared to someone who needs to study for both exams completely fresh.
...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 719
Views: 70,837
Posted By ronaldy27
Did you sell your soul to elDucky? I was like,...

Did you sell your soul to elDucky?
I was like, "ElDucky is still taking exams?"
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 719
Views: 70,837
Posted By ronaldy27
Im going to try. I have a pretty good feel for...

Im going to try. I have a pretty good feel for exam 5 (but i wont underestimate it). I just have to review.
My erm work was related to a good chunk of exam 6 material.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 719
Views: 70,837
Posted By ronaldy27
Gj guys, ya'll rest up. :D Get some beers!

Gj guys, ya'll rest up. :D
Get some beers!
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 719
Views: 70,837
Posted By ronaldy27
Tell me about it. I really hope this doesn't...

Tell me about it. I really hope this doesn't become a trend.
I really miss the energy and comment participation that went on in the prelim threads.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
Also I heard if you start the thread, you will...

Also I heard if you start the thread, you will pass :D
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,030
Posted By ronaldy27
Exam 5 - Spring 2019

Passed OC2 today and I thought I might as well start the spring 2019 thread for this exam.

Im going to try to prepare for exam 5 and 6 together.

Let's go!!!
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-19-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
Nice humblebrag about skipping EVP and going...

Nice humblebrag about skipping EVP and going directly from SVP to CA.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
Yeah those numbers seem right. Don't set DW...

Yeah those numbers seem right.
Don't set DW simpson salary survey as your limit imo.

Make it to senior management for those 7 figures imo.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
Well this VP is my manager's boss but I sort of...

Well this VP is my manager's boss but I sort of report to him directly with some projects. His pay is justified because he has so many guys reporting under him.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
For execs mainly. I would be surprised if your...

For execs mainly. I would be surprised if your company didin't have it for your executives.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
Good for me? Who said I'm making good money? lol

Good for me? Who said I'm making good money? lol
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
P&C

P&C
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,106
Posted By ronaldy27
Yeah. The questions being asked here are...

Yeah. The questions being asked here are inconsequential due to so many factors that contribute to the determination of one's salary (at VP level especially).

There could be a very experienced VP...
Forum: MAS-I 09-18-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 550
Views: 93,403
Posted By ronaldy27
The time series questions on the last spring exam...

The time series questions on the last spring exam were ridiculously simple. Just straight up calculation.
It could change ofc. I recommended people this in the past and I still stand with it: Focus...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-17-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2,950
Views: 213,511
Posted By ronaldy27
Umbrellas usually include the exclusions under...

Umbrellas usually include the exclusions under primary right?
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-17-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 525
Views: 60,650
Posted By ronaldy27
You might just be a genius. :D BTW, for...

You might just be a genius. :D

BTW, for those taking Exam 6 - US, are we still tested on Canadian regulations/laws?
I'm not preparing for exam 6 right now but wondered about this while studying...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-17-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2,950
Views: 213,511
Posted By ronaldy27
How about if there are holes on the umbrella? Any...

How about if there are holes on the umbrella? Any way to fill the gaps on those holes? :D
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-17-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 525
Views: 60,650
Posted By ronaldy27
How is he TIA manual?

How is he TIA manual?
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