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Forum: Careers - Employment 09-08-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,964
Posted By skittles
I cannot understand why this thread even exists.

I cannot understand why this thread even exists.
Forum: CAS Exams - General 08-03-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,325
Posted By skittles
Does anyone know when do they mail you the FCAS...

Does anyone know when do they mail you the FCAS certificate? I was an ACAS before passing my last exam.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 07-09-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,129
Posted By skittles
original papers & textbooks + goldfarb here

original papers & textbooks + goldfarb here
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-23-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,019
Posted By skittles
well I didn't expect that at all, but it's...

well I didn't expect that at all, but it's finally DONE!
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-23-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
Same here... I guess we could still hope!

Same here... I guess we could still hope!
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-23-2010, 10:07 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
Having already gone through so many of these...

Having already gone through so many of these results release anticipations I still feel that my heart is too weak for this. Please let it be released today so we can get over with the wait...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-22-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
I vote for checking too.. there's no way I would...

I vote for checking too.. there's no way I would enjoy my vacation not knowing my results if it were me. Even if the results didn't go the right way, then like GaryActuary said, at least you're on...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-21-2010, 11:36 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
I'm thinking 3L, 8, 7U and 7C, 5. Not sure...

I'm thinking 3L, 8, 7U and 7C, 5.

Not sure how much of that is wishful thinking, though.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-21-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
Now that we have a window, any bets on which exam...

Now that we have a window, any bets on which exam will come out first?





oh brother, I feel for ya. :(
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-18-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
Everyone should now just go and enjoy the...

Everyone should now just go and enjoy the (probably) last weekend before results release. :toast:
Forum: CAS Exams - General 05-19-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,382
Posted By skittles
oh wow, I would've expected the same thing as...

oh wow, I would've expected the same thing as ACAS diploma (flat cardboard envelope). Wonder why they can't do the same for the FCAS diploma.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-19-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 26,629
Posted By skittles
I have accepted that I (probably) have to write...

I have accepted that I (probably) have to write this one again, which makes the waiting a little easier.
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-19-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,783
Posted By skittles
2 offers (first full-time job) from my previous...

2 offers (first full-time job) from my previous internship employers before I graduated. I got my internships through the university program.

After that, it was all recruiters.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-05-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 26,255
Posted By skittles
i'm just glad it's over. can't wait till we can...

i'm just glad it's over. can't wait till we can talk about it!
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-01-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,815
Posted By skittles
Thanks all, that was very helpful. :)

Thanks all, that was very helpful. :)
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-01-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,815
Posted By skittles
How do you incorporate your designation in your resume?

If you are an ACAS, but you only have exam 9 left to write, how would you put that in your resume?

Would you go with something like "Jane Doe, A.C.A.S." at the top of the resume, or put the ACAS...
Forum: Exam 6 CANADA (old Part 7C) 09-09-2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,169
Posted By skittles
Not sure when this was posted I just saw this...

Not sure when this was posted I just saw this today:

http://www.casact.org/admissions/studytools/exam7c/09-7c.pdf

Wow, did anyone else see all the notes embedded in the solution? :tup:
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-01-2009, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 907
Posted By skittles
can't speak for the life side, but we do do...

can't speak for the life side, but we do do modeling & statistical analysis at my job, and I'm in P&C.
Forum: Software & Technology 07-20-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,964
Posted By skittles
You can paste the text in say cell A1, then in...

You can paste the text in say cell A1, then in another cell, type =Lower(A1).
Forum: Old Part 6 (Reserving) 07-14-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,155
Posted By skittles
I relied only on study manuals for my preliminary...

I relied only on study manuals for my preliminary exams and didn't have any problems either, but I think upper exams are different beasts.

I've never had the fortune to use TIA but I have heard...
Forum: Exam 6 CANADA (old Part 7C) 07-07-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,719
Posted By skittles
Unfortunately no.... To attend the annual...

Unfortunately no.... To attend the annual meeting in Nov 2009 you'll need to submit your ACAS application by July 31.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 06-26-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,442
Posted By skittles
I think it's 21 last year to 49 this year!

I think it's 21 last year to 49 this year!
Forum: Exam 6 CANADA (old Part 7C) 06-26-2009, 03:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,719
Posted By skittles
Congrats all! See you in Boston!! :)

Congrats all! See you in Boston!! :)
Forum: Software & Technology 06-25-2009, 08:42 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 137,524
Posted By skittles
Thanks JMO, I knew about the toolbar, I meant...

Thanks JMO, I knew about the toolbar, I meant keyboard shortcuts....
Forum: Software & Technology 06-24-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 137,524
Posted By skittles
does anyone know if there exists a shortcut for...

does anyone know if there exists a shortcut for adding/removing decimal places (formatting)?
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