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Forum: MFE 07-10-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 23,973
Posted By KyleMoyer
They're actuaries. They'll figure out the...

They're actuaries. They'll figure out the probability of the missing formulas affecting the grade
Forum: MFE 07-09-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 23,973
Posted By KyleMoyer
I think the best case scenario you can hope for...

I think the best case scenario you can hope for is a refund to people who didn't pass from the earlier one. Especially if they were close. Retesting is unlikely
Forum: MFE 07-09-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,685
Posted By KyleMoyer
What if I can only afford the manual? Still worth...

What if I can only afford the manual? Still worth it or no better than ASM?
Forum: MFE 07-04-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,685
Posted By KyleMoyer
There's a second printing that supposedly has the...

There's a second printing that supposedly has the corrections in it
Forum: MFE 07-04-2018, 02:38 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 23,973
Posted By KyleMoyer
So now that those taking this should be...

So now that those taking this should be ready(ish), what are the reviews on the manuals? ASM, ACTEX or CA (keeping in mind CA would be manual only since I can't afford the whole thing)?
Forum: MFE 06-29-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,685
Posted By KyleMoyer
I don't have the money right now for the CA...

I don't have the money right now for the CA bundle. I was considering the ASM manual but if it's filled with errors, what is the ACTEX manual like?
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-26-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,872
Posted By KyleMoyer
In the current entry level market you, your best...

In the current entry level market you, your best option is the one that hires you
Forum: MFE 06-23-2017, 05:09 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 82,598
Posted By KyleMoyer
It's the plan

It's the plan
Forum: MFE 05-08-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,056
Posted By KyleMoyer
I'm also confused by the answer to that same...

I'm also confused by the answer to that same question. Where did the "-s" come from for Gilbert. And shouldn't Sullivan be s - 67e.07 instead of the other way around?
Forum: MFE 05-08-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,056
Posted By KyleMoyer
Page 41, question 3.10 Gilbert sells a share...

Page 41, question 3.10
Gilbert sells a share for...
Gilbert also buys a strike...
Gilbert sells his share of stock in one year

I'm confused. Where did the share that he's selling come from?
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 03-29-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By KyleMoyer
If money is an issue, the update should mean old...

If money is an issue, the update should mean old editions of the manual are cheaper so you can buy one and study up to and including section 9. The downside is the practice exams will have a decent...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 03-28-2017, 01:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By KyleMoyer
I think up to and including chapter 56 and you'll...

I think up to and including chapter 56 and you'll be good. Finan's book is great for P but i would recommend other sources for other exams. Especially since Finan doesn't at all even get into how to...
Forum: MFE 03-23-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,056
Posted By KyleMoyer
Thank you. I think I'll be ordering in the next...

Thank you. I think I'll be ordering in the next couple days. Your setup is great for those of us without an employer yet to pay for it and are on a budget. I can buy the main text now and the exams...
Forum: MFE 03-23-2017, 01:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,056
Posted By KyleMoyer
Before ordering I want to make sure I'm getting...

Before ordering I want to make sure I'm getting what I want/need. The electronic manual for $49 is the main manual that includes all the study material as well as the questions at the end of every...
Forum: MFE 03-16-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,056
Posted By KyleMoyer
Very minor correction, but skimming through the...

Very minor correction, but skimming through the sample I saw this

"Noah has shorted a share of XYZ stock. The current price of the stock is $100 and the stock pays no
dividends. He is concerned...
Forum: MFE 03-01-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,129
Posted By KyleMoyer
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussi...

http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showpost.php?p=8816341&postcount=3

That's as definitive an answer as you're going to get. That post tells you what chapters to study and...
Forum: MFE 02-26-2017, 12:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,337
Posted By KyleMoyer
May I ask what kind of errors? If it's typos or...

May I ask what kind of errors? If it's typos or things like that it's annoying but no big deal. If it's misstated formulas or incorrect answers or whatever, that matters.
Forum: MFE 01-10-2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By KyleMoyer
Just out of curiosity since I'm not taking it...

Just out of curiosity since I'm not taking it then anyway but if someone bought the March adapt with a pass guarantee but failed would it carry over to the new one?
Forum: MFE 01-09-2017, 03:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By KyleMoyer
Most say they will be out end of this month or...

Most say they will be out end of this month or so. I know ASM says 1/25.
Forum: MFE 01-02-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,720
Posted By KyleMoyer
Since I already own both of those and am having...

Since I already own both of those and am having to delay MFE until July, I'm definitely just sticking with that. Does anyone have a source they can recommend for learning about Lookback option? ...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-15-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 795
Posted By KyleMoyer
Networking?

So I'm an older entry-level career changer type. And by "career changer," I mean I never finished school before because I was young and stupid and was working various random jobs until I got back to...
Forum: Exam 2/FM - Financial Mathematics 08-23-2016, 12:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,432
Posted By KyleMoyer
In my opinion - to learn the material, yes. To...

In my opinion - to learn the material, yes. To get enough exam quality practice problems to pass the test, no.

Finan combined with Adapt, you should be fine. I used ASM for FM, but for P I passed...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-17-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 642,468
Posted By KyleMoyer
In general, I find the SOA site worthy of...

In general, I find the SOA site worthy of frustration and anger.
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-17-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 642,468
Posted By KyleMoyer
https://www.soa.org/careers/atp/actuarial-training...

https://www.soa.org/careers/atp/actuarial-training-program.aspx
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-17-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 642,468
Posted By KyleMoyer
So I've sent out emails to three companies on the...

So I've sent out emails to three companies on the Actuarial Training Program site that are in my area. Two got bounced for having invalid addresses, so I checked on the third and while the email...
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