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Forum: Software & Technology Yesterday, 02:02 PM
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Yes this is what I'm thinking too, but I can play...

Yes this is what I'm thinking too, but I can play this game online without PS+ subscription. It's weird in a good way lol



PS+ is great, the only issue is I'm a (physical) game collector...I...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-22-2019, 11:53 AM
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I have a PS Vita, PS4, but no PS plus membership....

I have a PS Vita, PS4, but no PS plus membership.

There's this fighting game I bought on PS4, which can also be downloaded and played on PS Vita. I figured I can use the on-line feature for this...
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-20-2019, 08:45 PM
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Posted By trueblade
To be honest exam 9 is a redundant exam. Much of...

To be honest exam 9 is a redundant exam. Much of its material can be moved to exam FM/MFE/IFM (for CAPM and bond stuff) and exam 7 (for capital allocation and ERM). I see no point of having a...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-20-2019, 08:36 PM
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One thing I like about PS4 is the video recording...

One thing I like about PS4 is the video recording feature. Even for games that have blocked scenes, I can remote play them on my Macbook and record the gameplay using Quick Time there. Unfortunately...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-20-2019, 03:23 PM
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Posted By trueblade
Yes and 100%. Solid summary of the syllabus, the...

Yes and 100%. Solid summary of the syllabus, the use of color coding, combined with humorous language makes reading her manual an enjoyable experience. I haven't tried her original questions yet, but...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-20-2019, 12:17 PM
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Posted By trueblade
Are you using crystal clear manual? She runs some...

Are you using crystal clear manual? She runs some really easy GLM model in R (like a log link with Poisson error with only two predictors), and include the model output in the manual (e.g. page 46)....
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-19-2019, 09:57 PM
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Posted By trueblade
lol, do you know a place called Toronto? We have...

lol, do you know a place called Toronto? We have literally thousands of credentialed actuaries here

Quick estimate: There're about 300 CAS members in Toronto, given CAS member only accounts for...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-17-2019, 08:36 PM
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Posted By trueblade
No, they didn't mention the dates, but Switch...

No, they didn't mention the dates, but Switch Lite is coming out on Sep.20.I will still wait for the "Switch Pro" lol
Forum: Software & Technology 07-17-2019, 04:21 PM
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Posted By trueblade
There's a new model of Switch coming out, but the...

There's a new model of Switch coming out, but the only interesting part is the 2 extra hours of battery life
Forum: Software & Technology 07-16-2019, 02:26 PM
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Posted By trueblade
I want a pro version of the switch, something...

I want a pro version of the switch, something that allows me to play Nintendo titles on the go at 1080p and 60FPS
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-16-2019, 11:39 AM
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Posted By trueblade
I'm not a flashcard person, but I make my own...

I'm not a flashcard person, but I make my own notes for every single exam. In my notes I summarized difficult concepts using my own words, derived formulas from first principle, take screenshot of...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-14-2019, 12:19 PM
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Posted By trueblade
working on my first platinum on PS4, been gaming...

working on my first platinum on PS4, been gaming for my entire life and has 0 platinum, shame on me lol
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-12-2019, 11:05 AM
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Posted By trueblade
idk, seems like studying 2.5 months for an...

idk, seems like studying 2.5 months for an Upper/doubling up is a new trend? :crazy:
Forum: Software & Technology 07-08-2019, 08:47 PM
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Posted By trueblade
never played any AC games, although I own the...

never played any AC games, although I own the Ezio collection and Odyssey. Is it reasonable to beat the Ezio trilogy under 80 hours?
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-06-2019, 09:05 PM
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Posted By trueblade
will get to the bottom of these proof after I get...

will get to the bottom of these proof after I get my FCAS :lol:
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-06-2019, 09:00 PM
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Posted By trueblade
For claim contagion, I'm going to memorize the...

For claim contagion, I'm going to memorize the following from chapter 3

Var[N]=E[N]+γ〖(E[N])〗^2

In this way, even if N is not a Poisson random variable, I can calculate γ as long as I know the...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-05-2019, 10:50 AM
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Posted By trueblade
Back then when I ordered the SKU for exam 6/C, I...

Back then when I ordered the SKU for exam 6/C, I got the SKU for exam 6/U in the mail :rofl:
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-04-2019, 09:07 PM
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Posted By trueblade
wow I didn't know we can get the ISO CGL...

wow I didn't know we can get the ISO CGL experience rating thing directly from ISO, thanks. Paying out of my own pocket for this exam, would like to save some $$ :lol:
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-02-2019, 10:09 AM
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Posted By trueblade
Has anyone bought the study kit yet?

Has anyone bought the study kit yet?
Forum: Software & Technology 07-02-2019, 10:01 AM
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Posted By trueblade
I like Switch but I can't afford it without FCAS....

I like Switch but I can't afford it without FCAS. Switch games are almost never on sale lol
Forum: General Actuarial 07-01-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 75
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Posted By trueblade
Hey, how much exam raise are we talking about...

Hey, how much exam raise are we talking about here?
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-01-2019, 03:55 PM
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Posted By trueblade
wow, congratulations!

wow, congratulations!
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-01-2019, 11:35 AM
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Posted By trueblade
Just registered for the exam, finger cross this...

Just registered for the exam, finger cross this will be my last sitting for Exam 8 :tup:

https://www.casact.org/admissions/syllabus/index.cfm?fa=forms
Forum: General Actuarial 07-01-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 75
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Posted By trueblade
I have no idea how you got 37 platinum trophies....

I have no idea how you got 37 platinum trophies. You should definitely get that higher than fellow designation OP suggests :tup:
Forum: General Actuarial 06-30-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,444
Posted By trueblade
When I see general insurance, I was like why it's...

When I see general insurance, I was like why it's only applicable to P&C and have you passed any of the CAS exams lol
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