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Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-08-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,849
Posted By kimjongfun
nice call on $60 in April

nice call on $60 in April
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 04-08-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,849
Posted By kimjongfun
So far all of the assets are positive. We'll see...

So far all of the assets are positive. We'll see how long that lasts.

Bitcoin: +40.7%
Oil: +39.6%
S&P: +15.4% (not including dividends)
Gold: +1.5%
Cash: +0.6%
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-22-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By kimjongfun
And in other news got the inverted yield curve...

And in other news got the inverted yield curve today so any guesses on when the recession will start?
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-22-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By kimjongfun
AO unemployment rate is (1+3)/(1+3+84) = 4.5%. ...

AO unemployment rate is (1+3)/(1+3+84) = 4.5%.

Lower than last time, but also lower response rate. Is AO slowly dying?
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-13-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By kimjongfun
2019 AO Unemployment Survey

I posted this survey in 2016 and called it "inaugural" and haven't posted one since, so I figured it's time for an update to get a baseline number before heading into this inevitable recession in...
Forum: Professional Surveys 03-13-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 973
Posted By kimjongfun
our study program hasn't gotten worse but they...

our study program hasn't gotten worse but they kind of skimped on the new ASA exam raises and study time.

Also they certainly havent changed exam raises in a very long time and of course...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-02-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,027
Posted By kimjongfun
Thats actually not even really overpaying in most...

Thats actually not even really overpaying in most areas. My city has had housing appreciation of 36% since 2016. Probably closer to 50% if we went back to 2014.

When i bought my house in...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 03-01-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 65,993
Posted By kimjongfun
This gives me hope, thank you for this!

This gives me hope, thank you for this!
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-26-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,146
Posted By kimjongfun
Its a king of the hill quote. Great scene

Its a king of the hill quote. Great scene
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,299
Posted By kimjongfun
I don't get how there are so many people in this...

I don't get how there are so many people in this thread switching jobs 2-4 times within a couple of years and doubling/tripling their salary. The only thing I can think of is if the people posting...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-08-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
the question wasnt what yours is personally, but...

the question wasnt what yours is personally, but rather your company offers them at all in some standardized way.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-08-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,008
Posted By kimjongfun
From my limited experience it seems most of the...

From my limited experience it seems most of the remote roles are for ASA+, I think its probably a good idea to be in an office setting for the first few years while you gain experience and I'm...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-06-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Checking back in and it looks like we ended up...

Checking back in and it looks like we ended up with just under 10% of respondents reporting no annual raises at their company, pretty sad for us!
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-26-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
I think this is the strategy they think they are...

I think this is the strategy they think they are executing. In reality I see very little difference amongst most of my peers. Perhaps 5-10% are better than the rest but they arent so good they can...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-25-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 27,471
Posted By kimjongfun
Dang, still made a cool 10k off of like 250 in a...

Dang, still made a cool 10k off of like 250 in a day
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Well I'm still a student so the small annual...

Well I'm still a student so the small annual raises that were there before have not been the biggest driver of pay growth. It's been and will be exams and exam-related promotions. Once I'm done...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
im not in pensions

im not in pensions
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
a couple more votes for no. any stories/details...

a couple more votes for no. any stories/details from the no votes?
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
from a quick look it appears our expense ratio is...

from a quick look it appears our expense ratio is lower than Met, not sure what that is worth
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
agreed

agreed
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
give me a link?

give me a link?
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
This is what I expect, should be easier to find...

This is what I expect, should be easier to find out if they truly value you now or you should update the resume
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Performing fine, I think expenses are somewhat...

Performing fine, I think expenses are somewhat high, but I'm not sure whats normal to be honest.

If it was a message of, this is a tough year so no raises this year, that'd be one thing, this...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
The message was not just told to me individually,...

The message was not just told to me individually, it was presented in a larger meeting format
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,854
Posted By kimjongfun
Yeah definitely no total re-evaluation each year....

Yeah definitely no total re-evaluation each year.

Agreed annual raises are kind of BS but they are a thing at most companies and cutting them out is generally bad from a pay perspective for...
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