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Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 08-16-2019, 11:18 AM
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Posted By ryanpez
For those of you that passed, what are some tips...

For those of you that passed, what are some tips you would give to people preparing for the October sitting? What study resources did you use and what did you think of them? Any advice is appreciated
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-31-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
If you finish the material by Aug. 25th this will...

If you finish the material by Aug. 25th this will leave 45 days for practice problems and sample exams
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-28-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
Thank you for the detailed response!

Thank you for the detailed response!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-27-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,190
Posted By ryanpez
I used the practice exams that TIA recommends on...

I used the practice exams that TIA recommends on their Practice Exam schedule. It was mostly of past SOA exams. I'd say the past exams are your best source. I also did the LTAM WA 26 which are the...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-27-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
Has anyone made it to credibility yet? What are...

Has anyone made it to credibility yet? What are everyone's thoughts on it? Also, what about short term insurance? For those that have taken the exam what would you say are the most difficult...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-23-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 100,162
Posted By ryanpez
Has anyone used the R study package with TIA for...

Has anyone used the R study package with TIA for this exam? If so what are your thoughts on it?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-23-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,190
Posted By ryanpez
One more thing, check out "Deep Work" by cal...

One more thing, check out "Deep Work" by cal Newport and incorporate this into your study habits. There are some good talks on youtube about it
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-23-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,190
Posted By ryanpez
Take some time to regather. Start getting fresh...

Take some time to regather. Start getting fresh on topics again, make flashcards for formulas, do lots of practice problems, I'd say 45 days prior to the exam you should be doing many practice WA...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-23-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 100,162
Posted By ryanpez
Thanks for this input. Eyeing up the December...

Thanks for this input. Eyeing up the December Exam but of course depending how STAM goes in October
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-19-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 100,162
Posted By ryanpez
Is it possible to study for exam PA without doing...

Is it possible to study for exam PA without doing the modules and have a decent shot at passing? Also what are some materials/methods you would recommend? Also is two months of dedicated studying...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-17-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
What study source are you using?

What study source are you using?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
Got an 8, happy with that. Congrats everyone...

Got an 8, happy with that. Congrats everyone :tup:. If you failed, its not the end of the world, relax, enjoy time with family and friends, regroup and give it a go next time.
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-14-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
What are everyone's tactics for trying to tackle...

What are everyone's tactics for trying to tackle STAM in October? I'm hoping to get through the material by the end of August to start adapt and reviewing
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-14-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
So are transcripts updated tomorrow?

So are transcripts updated tomorrow?
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
:toast:

:toast:
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
Hang in there, I failed three times then moved...

Hang in there, I failed three times then moved abroad for two years for some time off. Just passed on the 4th try this sitting. Start early - focus on your weaknesses, delete your social media,...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
Passed! :tup: This test is a beast! For those who...

Passed! :tup: This test is a beast! For those who didn't - Don't give up! Hard work and reorganize your techniques for next sitting.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
30 minutes ..

30 minutes ..
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-12-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
One more hour until official release ..

One more hour until official release ..
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-11-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
T Minus 18 hours until lift off..

T Minus 18 hours until lift off..
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-03-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
9 more days? Let the countdown begin

9 more days? Let the countdown begin
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-02-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 127,436
Posted By ryanpez
Anyone know what time the text message is sent?

Anyone know what time the text message is sent?
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 07-02-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,689
Posted By ryanpez
What section is everyone on? Hoping to join -...

What section is everyone on? Hoping to join - dependent on LTAM results
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-29-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,190
Posted By ryanpez
1. LTAM really tests your time management skills....

1. LTAM really tests your time management skills. The biggest difference from LTAM and STAM is the written answer section. These can take some time to get used to, I'd recommend putting a lot of...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-28-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,190
Posted By ryanpez
Minimum for this exam Id say is 4 solid months. ...

Minimum for this exam Id say is 4 solid months. Praying for a pass from Spring sitting
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