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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 09-16-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,314
Posted By DG11
Speaking of improvements to ADAPT and Coaching...

Speaking of improvements to ADAPT and Coaching Actuaries, what's with the new overall site design?

Background video of the home page is horribly distracting.

Each page requires a ton of...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-12-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 793
Posted By DG11
It would be helpful if you could provide the full...

It would be helpful if you could provide the full problem here. I do not see a problem in your link that correlates to the information you provided here. At quick-glance there appears to be a typo in...
Forum: Professional Surveys 04-11-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 41,829
Posted By DG11
I have the option and capability to work from...

I have the option and capability to work from home, but I don't. Everything takes twice as long working from home. The secure network connection slows things down, I don't have my dual monitor setup...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-11-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 179,320
Posted By DG11
Thanks! Looks pretty good, I'll be going over it...

Thanks! Looks pretty good, I'll be going over it in more detail later to compare to my own notes. Blank version geared toward quizzing would be nice too.

One formula I've found useful on P, FM,...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-06-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,667
Posted By DG11
I just finished feeding the Illustrative Life...

I just finished feeding the Illustrative Life Table through OCR and cleaning it up. Posted the cleaned up xlsx and a pdf version to the sticky exam notes thread.
...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-06-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 179,320
Posted By DG11
The Illustrative Life Table from the SOA made me...

The Illustrative Life Table from the SOA made me cringe, so I fed it through optical character recognition, imported it into Excel, cleaned up what OCR missed, and produced a clean copy.

I did a...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-05-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-04-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,667
Posted By DG11
Thanks for the link Mary

Thanks for the link Mary
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-04-2013, 12:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,667
Posted By DG11
I may just have to send an email asking for that...

I may just have to send an email asking for that as well. The scanned copy provided by the SOA bugs me. Given the care and consideration that goes into the exam process, the illustrative life table...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-04-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,849
Posted By DG11
Came here expecting to find some informative...

Came here expecting to find some informative dialogue. I've been hoodwinked. =/
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-02-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Finished all the TIA lessons covering my first...

Finished all the TIA lessons covering my first pass of the topics! Going into selective review, revisiting some random topics and things I may have skimmed through. Aiming for 30 questions a day for...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-02-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,394
Posted By DG11
Thanks Tim! Will be taking you up on that.

Thanks Tim! Will be taking you up on that.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 03-22-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Just finished off Reserves. On to Markov Chains!...

Just finished off Reserves. On to Markov Chains! 49 days to go. :)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 03-20-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Took a couple weekends off and slowed down a bit....

Took a couple weekends off and slowed down a bit. Finished Premiums, moved into Reserves.




I'm skipping the PEs in TIA and ASM and going straight to ADAPT. The PEs are probably enough, but I...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 03-04-2013, 03:29 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Just finished off TIA section D. Life Annuities....

Just finished off TIA section D. Life Annuities. Premium Calculation and hopefully Reserves this week!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 03-01-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Yeah! I've got TIA Section D on the agenda...

Yeah! I've got TIA Section D on the agenda starting... now.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-28-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
My four hours for the evening done, just finished...

My four hours for the evening done, just finished off TIA Section C. Progress feels good.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-27-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 797
Posted By DG11
Repetition burns things in. Random repetition is...

Repetition burns things in. Random repetition is great for burning in lots of things without forgetting the first topic by the end. Practice exams are awesome for random repetition.

My...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-25-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Work slowed back down -- back to the grind! Spent...

Work slowed back down -- back to the grind! Spent the weekend studying and burned through TIA section B, Survival Models and Life Tables. Section C, Insurance Benefits, scheduled for tonight. 73 days...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-29-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,530
Posted By DG11
From my understanding Waterloo's reputation stems...

From my understanding Waterloo's reputation stems from their professors with a background in actuarial science, number of actuarial students at any given time, high number of exams passed at...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-28-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Officially began the MLC hunt this weekend....

Officially began the MLC hunt this weekend. Section A of TIA down (review), nine more sections to go! And built myself a new spreadsheet to more efficiently track my study time, I've been curious as...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 12-28-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 31,624
Posted By DG11
Yeah! I won at MFE! So done! Tequila shots for...

Yeah! I won at MFE! So done! Tequila shots for everyone!

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Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-14-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 81,504
Posted By DG11
Walked out of MFE pretty confident it's dead....

Walked out of MFE pretty confident it's dead. Considering trying to work on some Modules until official results are out.

Regardless, checking in for MLC.
Forum: General 11-08-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,220
Posted By DG11
Just finished using Coaching Actuaries Adapt for...

Just finished using Coaching Actuaries Adapt for two weeks, 10/25 to 11/7 2012 before taking MFE. The site ran great over that time. The leader board was down briefly, along with cumulative exam...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 11-08-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,903
Posted By DG11
I ended with an Adapt score of 5.53. For my last...

I ended with an Adapt score of 5.53. For my last Adapt exam I cranked it up to 7 and passed that.

The exam felt like easy-mode compared to what I was used to from Adapt. Whereas the PE's on Adapt...
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