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Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing Today, 02:43 PM
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Posted By kimjongfun
Although the UBS report on global housing bubbles...

Although the UBS report on global housing bubbles lists Chicago as the only major city that's undervalued.....
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-11-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 121,577
Posted By kimjongfun
if anything i think it'd be the opposite, people...

if anything i think it'd be the opposite, people waiting for the first exam issues to be fleshed out and study materials to fully update.

I do think PA will have had a ton of takers in December...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-11-2019, 11:42 AM
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Posted By kimjongfun
a trailing 3 exam average is likely skewed high...

a trailing 3 exam average is likely skewed high as a ton of people rushed to take the exam in october 2017 prior to the ASA transition
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-11-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 661
Views: 121,577
Posted By kimjongfun
Failed as expected, so annoying

Failed as expected, so annoying
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-11-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By kimjongfun
Oil being up 12% is likely influencing people to...

Oil being up 12% is likely influencing people to jump on that boat. Hard to think Oil will be below $45 at the end of the year but if the stock market takes a dive an recession starts its certainly...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-09-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By kimjongfun
with how volatile the basket of choices are its...

with how volatile the basket of choices are its likely not gonna matter. If it's that close in the end we can debate whether it was a good assumption.

for what its worth i took that from a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-09-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By kimjongfun
just greatest return.

just greatest return.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-08-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By kimjongfun
You get it on 1/1/2019 and sell it on 12/31/2019

Which do you choose?

You are gifted your choice on January 1 2019, and you are forced to sell at the latest market value on 12/31/2018. At the end of next year we will see who made the best...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-08-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 480
Posted By kimjongfun
I didnt think it was worth it after looking into...

I didnt think it was worth it after looking into it and I'm someone who is still early in career and could use the extra cash
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-02-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Final Results

1st place: Cash +1.4% (with savings account interest as of January 18)
2nd place: S&P 500 -4.75% (with reinvested dividends)
3rd place: Gold -6.2%
4th place: Bitcoin -73.56%...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-29-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,027
Posted By kimjongfun
took it in october, 99% chance I'll be taking it...

took it in october, 99% chance I'll be taking it in the spring
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-15-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,794
Posted By kimjongfun
Also do they ever announce which questions or...

Also do they ever announce which questions or parts of questions ended up getting dropped during grading?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-15-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,794
Posted By kimjongfun
is there anywhere where old MLC pass marks are...

is there anywhere where old MLC pass marks are listed?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-06-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 661
Views: 121,577
Posted By kimjongfun
thats probably exactly what happened actually

thats probably exactly what happened actually
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-05-2018, 02:47 PM
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Views: 121,577
Posted By kimjongfun
Was this the one with the given answer of 8700...

Was this the one with the given answer of 8700 when rounded to the nearest 10? If so I kept getting within about 100 of it but couldnt get close enough for some reason. Was very frustrating and...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-02-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 121,577
Posted By kimjongfun
what is the estimated date of results release? ...

what is the estimated date of results release?

I'm extremely confident I failed so the release date is basically the start date of my next study schedule.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 09-17-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,360
Posted By kimjongfun
I'm not sure you want to be betting on lower...

I'm not sure you want to be betting on lower taxes in the future. Political pendulum swung decently far to the right in 2016 and it appears to already be heading back the other way. Lots of...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-16-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,949
Posted By kimjongfun
I assume open-office plans are the norm now. ...

I assume open-office plans are the norm now. I'll edit the prompt to just ask people to state what type of office plan they know an employer uses.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-16-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,949
Posted By kimjongfun
Can we make a list of major insurance companies that don't have open office plans?

Edited: Please just post the names of companies and their office layout if you happen to know definitively one way or another. I understand this could be difficult for people who are afraid of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 09-14-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,854
Posted By kimjongfun
and it appears at least so far his call on Gold...

and it appears at least so far his call on Gold wasn't the right one, but given he left all his money in stocks its good he didn't follow through!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 09-13-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 995
Posted By kimjongfun
I've found that the rental endorsements aren't...

I've found that the rental endorsements aren't all that great as it's a new market and insurers really don't want to take on that risk.

Airbnb actually offers the best coverage if you take it at...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 09-13-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Update 9/13/18. Last time we checked in gold was...

Update 9/13/18. Last time we checked in gold was winning.

VTI: +9.75%
Gold: -9.9%
BTC: -53.9%
Cash: +0.93%

Looks like the stock market takes the lead while gold crumbles and bitcoin...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-10-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 22,035
Posted By kimjongfun
Can someone download the study and post it here?...

Can someone download the study and post it here? It seems to be password protected now
Forum: Modules 1-5 06-28-2018, 12:00 PM
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Posted By kimjongfun
Any more IA results come in?

Any more IA results come in?
Forum: Modules 6-8 06-27-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 502
Views: 234,895
Posted By kimjongfun
But its the thread about the grading sheet. ...

But its the thread about the grading sheet. Either way it doesnt answer the question.
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