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Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 06-11-2018, 12:13 PM
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Posted By silverfox
Update to above. I'd been in contact with the EC...

Update to above. I'd been in contact with the EC and after some investigation, we've found that I'd been misinformed and the test was submitted appropriately online. Apologies for any confusion and...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 08:41 PM
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Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
Still no response from CAS. Practice exam...

Still no response from CAS. Practice exam expired. We had to use disaster plan C to take the exam.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 98
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Posted By silverfox
You just delete all emails that come in on...

You just delete all emails that come in on holidays? I figured more time to respond.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
Well I'm not really here to debate whether they...

Well I'm not really here to debate whether they made the right decision. Just the stupidity of expiring the practice exam with no opportunity to spin up the environment again and the unresponsiveness...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
I don't know how removed from the test taking...

I don't know how removed from the test taking experience you are, but I remember the days when every CAS practice exam was gold.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
Well if it was a repackaged publicly available...

Well if it was a repackaged publicly available exam, I'm not aware. All I know is on this page and that we were unable to spin up the practice exam once it expired.
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Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
Maybe it was. I didn't look at it or care to ask.

Maybe it was. I didn't look at it or care to ask.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
We couldn't load the practice exam at work so I...

We couldn't load the practice exam at work so I guess you're suggesting that they run home, transcribe the exam, and then go back to work.

How do you think the CAS would feel about transcribing...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
There should really just be a sandbox to play in...

There should really just be a sandbox to play in with no expiration. This is just set up for problems and frustration.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
It would be a waste of a practice exam to not...

It would be a waste of a practice exam to not take it at all. I think there was a window that they were allowed to take it. I don't think it was unlimited.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
CAS not replying is downright rude too.

CAS not replying is downright rude too.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
There's only one opportunity to take the True...

There's only one opportunity to take the True Ability test. To not be able to take it at all would be unfair compared to others that do so they went home and took it. There should be an open...
Forum: Make a Suggestion or Report a Problem Here 05-31-2018, 06:10 PM
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Posted By silverfox
:hi:

:hi:
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
They tried in the office and then went home to...

They tried in the office and then went home to take the practice exam. They had to make a choice whether to work through IT issues over the holiday weekend and possibly not have the opportunity to...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-31-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,793
Posted By silverfox
We had to go to disaster plan C. I had sent the...

We had to go to disaster plan C. I had sent the email below to ARC@casact, but it fell on deaf ears.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 05-14-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,124
Posted By silverfox
Went to The Sinclair to see Wye Oak, A4cade, and...

Went to The Sinclair to see Wye Oak, A4cade, and then shut down the hotel bar last night. Good vibes
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-12-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 35,141
Posted By silverfox
Also make sure to register in addition to the...

Also make sure to register in addition to the stupid survey they sent. They made a survey to register and sent a follow up that says ignore the survey and use the real registration process.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-08-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 35,141
Posted By silverfox
Can everyone agree that it would be stupid not to...

Can everyone agree that it would be stupid not to sign up for the retake? Whether you show up to take it or not is a different question.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 05-08-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,124
Posted By silverfox
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-08-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,220
Posted By silverfox
I can summarize what he meant.

I can summarize what he meant.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 05-08-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 27,035
Posted By silverfox
We paid to rent a conference room for our...

We paid to rent a conference room for our candidates to have a clean quiet testing environment. On behalf of employers, where do I sign up for that refund/damages?
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 06-12-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,597
Posted By silverfox
You probably know 2 for 2 so far.

You probably know 2 for 2 so far.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-08-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,259
Posted By silverfox
I've seen people do bus to blue, but you should...

I've seen people do bus to blue, but you should really be doing Metra
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-07-2017, 01:40 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,259
Posted By silverfox
I thought he meant dispensable also, but I think...

I thought he meant dispensable also, but I think he means that they hired them back after cutting them loose so it makes them seem more valuable.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-07-2017, 01:39 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,259
Posted By silverfox
Family man is gender neutral to me. Your...

Family man is gender neutral to me.

Your experienced Zurich people probably aren't going to be a fit at Allstate. Next biggest is Markel and AAIA maybe? I thought Swiss Re was in the Union...
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