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Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 06-13-2019, 10:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
I am still on Chapter 5 and I am sitting on July...

I am still on Chapter 5 and I am sitting on July 13.
Forum: Chess 06-08-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,187
Posted By JimF
I drew with devilrox and won against macroman44.

I drew with devilrox and won against macroman44.
Forum: Chess 06-01-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,187
Posted By JimF
I defeated CynclRelst.

I defeated CynclRelst.
Forum: Chess 05-19-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 624
Posted By JimF
Kings Gambit

What would you play against 3. fxe5?
Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 05-18-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 334
Posted By JimF
IFM Study Manual

I am interested. Have you sold it yet?
Forum: Chess 05-17-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,187
Posted By JimF
What are this league's rules when it comes to...

What are this league's rules when it comes to getting assistance from books, computers, friends, etc.? Are they any different from the rules of Chess.com in general? Thanks in advance.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 05-12-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
Study Guides

Thanks for the info, but I am not a student.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 05-11-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
Study Guides

Thanks for the input. You have me leaning towards CA's 60-day Adapt+Manual now. Adapt+Learn is too expensive.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 05-11-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
Study Guides

How much was the CA that you used? Do you think you could have passed with a less expensive option like Actex or ASM?
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 05-05-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
Has anyone tried studying for IFM using primarily...

Has anyone tried studying for IFM using primarily Actex or ASM? I am trying the free one-day trial, but many of the online features are not available with the trial. GOAL practice problems look...
Forum: University of Pittsburgh 05-04-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,980
Posted By JimF
Pitt

Thanks, beachchic. I found out about Pitt's courses and asked if they have any students studying for IFM that I could meet up with. Good luck with exam 5.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 05-04-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
Study Guides

I am going to try the free trials of the Actex online manual and GOAL practice problems this weekend. I will probably purchase a manual in the next week.
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-01-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,991
Posted By JimF
Interviews

I have yet to land an actuary interview despite two passed exams.
I am focusing on the third exam in July, so I have not applied for many jobs lately.
Forum: Chess 04-30-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,187
Posted By JimF
I would like to join. I am Benedictxvi on...

I would like to join. I am Benedictxvi on Chess.com.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 04-29-2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,428
Posted By JimF
I signed up to take IFM at Monroeville, PA in...

I signed up to take IFM at Monroeville, PA in July. I am leaning towards buying an Actex study manual online.
Forum: University of Pittsburgh 04-28-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,980
Posted By JimF
Pittsburgh

The majority might go to Penn State or Philly, but Robert Morris University has some actuarial classes and I think they are SOA approved.

I did not go to college in the Pittsburgh area, but I live...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-31-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 03-27-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By JimF
Buying IFM Study Guides

I am leaning towards buying an Actex digital license unless I see a good deal on a hard copy manual.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-27-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
July IFM

When will we be able to sign up for the July sitting? Is it possible that some time slots at testing centers will already be full with people taking other tests? I have limited availability July...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-23-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
Covenant, thanks for the information.

Covenant, thanks for the information.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-18-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
Wink VEE vs. IFM

HuskyPuppy, thanks for the feedback. I have passed P and FM and hope to start working in the field this fall. I am leaning towards IFM in July because VEE looks more expensive and I have done well...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 03-18-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 34,632
Posted By JimF
HuskyPuppy, I notice that you checked off VEE...

HuskyPuppy, I notice that you checked off VEE before Exam IFM. Is that what you would recommend for someone who has passed P and FM, but not VEE or IFM? Thanks, Jim
Forum: Careers-Employment: Asia 02-10-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,298
Posted By JimF
I was just curious because my wife is from the...

I was just curious because my wife is from the Philippines. Thank you.
Forum: Software & Technology 01-28-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,933
Posted By JimF
I have a similar question, but I am still trying...

I have a similar question, but I am still trying to get into the field. Which programming courses would look best on a career changer's resume? I have passed exams P and FM, but have yet to land an...
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 05-07-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1,096
Views: 55,355
Posted By JimF
I had Duda as a one-week fill in in a different...

I had Duda as a one-week fill in in a different league. I considered him and Morrison this week too, but went with Pujols.
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