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Forum: Software & Technology 01-29-2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By inexactuary
I'll definitely try that. It's certainly a fast...

I'll definitely try that. It's certainly a fast laptop, but I've had enough issues with it that I won't buy one again.
Forum: Software & Technology 01-29-2010, 09:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By inexactuary
I guess I was a bit overdramatic with the title.

I guess I was a bit overdramatic with the title.
Forum: Software & Technology 01-29-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By inexactuary
Thanks, that's what I figured. I guess I...

Thanks, that's what I figured.

I guess I don't know that the mb is fried, but when turn on the power, the screen is covered with vertical colored stripes. When this happened before, they replaced...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-29-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By inexactuary
Computer Meltdown

I think the motherboard on my laptop is fried. This is actually the second time this has happened, but it was under warranty before.

Is there any way I can get files off the hard drive without...
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 01-21-2010, 08:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,793
Posted By inexactuary
I'm pretty sure the scores on the grade slip have...

I'm pretty sure the scores on the grade slip have the same interpretation as your overall score. That is, they indicate how well you did in relationship to the minimum passing score for that...
Forum: Life 12-08-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,498
Posted By inexactuary
It's ANB. You are correct that it's a composite...

It's ANB. You are correct that it's a composite of risk classes, although there is a version with preferred classes.
Forum: General Actuarial 12-08-2009, 12:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,932
Posted By inexactuary
Assuming the premium is adequate to earn a...

Assuming the premium is adequate to earn a profit, then both Company A and B have zero day one profit (assuming a traditional net premium style reserve), and both will earn profits over time,...
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 11-16-2009, 10:20 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,863
Posted By inexactuary
By the way, the current FA assignment gives...

By the way, the current FA assignment gives everyone different numbers to work with. Problems in earlier versions are addressed each time a new one is introduced.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 11-02-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 27,174
Posted By inexactuary
He said he got stuck in traffic (another exam...

He said he got stuck in traffic (another exam nightmare). He ended up only missing a few minutes, but I know if it were me it would take a while to calm down after that.
Forum: ERM Exam 10-20-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 733
Posted By inexactuary
Change "pay surrender charge" to "restart...

Change "pay surrender charge" to "restart surrender charge period" and it makes sense.
Forum: General Actuarial 10-13-2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,076
Posted By inexactuary
What if you separated CERA and ASA? Then CERA...

What if you separated CERA and ASA? Then CERA could be FEM-like in other parts of the world, but the SOA path to CERA would also give you ASA. If someone comes to the US from another country, they...
Forum: General Actuarial 08-31-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 27,067
Posted By inexactuary
Suppose you managed to nominate an opposition...

Suppose you managed to nominate an opposition candidate and get enough votes to get him/her elected. Is there anything preventing the remainder of the board from simply removing this person and...
Forum: General Actuarial 08-26-2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,533
Posted By inexactuary
How about CBT for FSA exams? The candidate...

How about CBT for FSA exams?

The candidate would have a place to enter text and a spreadsheet interface to do calculations. The benefits of this would be:

Less time entering answers, since most...
Forum: Life 06-24-2009, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,496
Posted By inexactuary
My company has a subscription or something and...

My company has a subscription or something and gets regular updates of the Life and Health Valuation Law Manual. It has all the model laws and AGs. Maybe someone at your company gets this.
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-11-2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3,944
Views: 600,498
Posted By inexactuary
There was a grader training last week which...

There was a grader training last week which resulted in quite a few papers being graded. Now that the backlog has been cleared out, the grading times should be pretty good (at least in the near...
Forum: FAC, APC and PEC discussion forum 12-13-2008, 10:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,605
Posted By inexactuary
Yay, we're FSAs now!

Yay, we're FSAs now!
Forum: FAC, APC and PEC discussion forum 11-14-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,023
Posted By inexactuary
My interpretation was a bullet-point outline, but...

My interpretation was a bullet-point outline, but it probably doesn't matter that much. I'm not sure what they are using them for other than maybe to divide up the groups.
Forum: Life Pricing Exam 10-23-2008, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 690
Posted By inexactuary
The published "answers" are rarely perfect. They...

The published "answers" are rarely perfect. They are just the actual answer of someone receiving full credit. You are correct that the answer given includes issues related to persistency in general...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-21-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,382
Posted By inexactuary
Tired of Europe already?

Tired of Europe already?
Forum: FAC, APC and PEC discussion forum 10-16-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,605
Posted By inexactuary
We should get T-shirts that say: "I survived the...

We should get T-shirts that say: "I survived the great DMAC grading slowdown of July 2008."
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-15-2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,493
Posted By inexactuary
It's true that it's hard to guess the questions...

It's true that it's hard to guess the questions they will ask. However, I find it helpful to come prepared with a handful of personal experiences that demonstrate the qualities that employees...
Forum: FAC, APC and PEC discussion forum 10-14-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,605
Posted By inexactuary
I am. :beer:

I am.
:beer:
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 10-14-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,697
Posted By inexactuary
I think last year it was November 1. If you want...

I think last year it was November 1. If you want to start early, the textbook readings from last year are a pretty safe bet.
Forum: Decision Making and Communications 10-14-2008, 01:15 PM
Replies: 2,477
Views: 458,770
Posted By inexactuary
Surely they didn't fail you BECAUSE you didn't...

Surely they didn't fail you BECAUSE you didn't pick your own topic. It seems strange that they would mention it at all if it was one of the suggested topics.
Forum: Decision Making and Communications 10-13-2008, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2,477
Views: 458,770
Posted By inexactuary
You missed this one, WC.

You missed this one, WC.
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