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Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 11-02-2018, 05:03 PM
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Posted By Jdevil
https://www.soa.org/curriculum-changes/fsa-track-c...

https://www.soa.org/curriculum-changes/fsa-track-changes/

It seems interesting to me that while you are forced to register for both, you could study for only 1 or at least be serious about only 1,...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 11-01-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,102
Posted By Jdevil
My understanding is that in that context, you...

My understanding is that in that context, you would pass both
Forum: Life 08-24-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 797
Posted By Jdevil
Can you be any less subtle? You should...

Can you be any less subtle?

You should delete this and figure it out
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-23-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,207
Posted By Jdevil
You can just buy the modules and start without...

You can just buy the modules and start without paying for IA and FA until you find a job.
Forum: Modules 6-8 08-10-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,607
Posted By Jdevil
I truly believe complaining about how an awful...

I truly believe complaining about how an awful experience FAP is is a normal step to associateship. But you might wanna chill a little. Many of your points are either irrelevant or non-sensical. I'll...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 07-10-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,822
Posted By Jdevil
Roy Ju? On Actuarial Lookup he has 2 FSA exam on...

Roy Ju? On Actuarial Lookup he has 2 FSA exam on the same sitting
Forum: General Actuarial 07-06-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,314
Posted By Jdevil
Effective this month, being an ASA requires 2...

Effective this month, being an ASA requires 2 more exams then it used to, of 3.5 hours and 5 hours. Also, MLC has been increased from 3h to 4h and from multiple choice to written answers a few years...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-06-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,314
Posted By Jdevil
Are you sure this person has not written other...

Are you sure this person has not written other prelims or got exemptions from another organisation than CIA (like from UK)? I've always been told that is impossible and can't find info telling...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-06-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,314
Posted By Jdevil
Your statement doesn't respect this logic at all....

Your statement doesn't respect this logic at all. Here is a correct statement using this logic:

By that logic, if you can pass Core AND have a sufficient grade in enough relevant coursework to...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-04-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,314
Posted By Jdevil
So how is that person going to pass the 3 FSA...

So how is that person going to pass the 3 FSA exams? You can't "game" your way to fellow either way
Forum: General Actuarial 07-03-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,314
Posted By Jdevil
It's obviously anecdotal but the only exam I got...

It's obviously anecdotal but the only exam I got the grades for exemption was C. I passed C with very low hours, which was rather easy since I knew almost all of the stuff already.

In the end, a...
Forum: Group & Health Core Exam 06-18-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By Jdevil
Anybody else sitting for GH Core Canada in Fall 2018?

Only about 20-30 people sat for the previous sittings, but I figured that since the ASA deadline just passed, there might be more people sitting for their first FSA exam on this particular sitting.
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Forum: Modules 6-8 06-01-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,744
Posted By Jdevil
I find it slightly amusing myself

I find it slightly amusing myself
Forum: Modules 6-8 05-25-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By Jdevil
No

No
Forum: Modules 1-5 05-15-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 14,828
Posted By Jdevil
But it teaches you to invent numbers in wide...

But it teaches you to invent numbers in wide ranges from absolutely nowhere with no basis whatsoever. Isn't that what our career is about?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-11-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 89,574
Posted By Jdevil
Well, have you seen the price of Final Assessment?

Well, have you seen the price of Final Assessment?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-09-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 89,574
Posted By Jdevil
I trust your abllity to achieve it despite those...

I trust your abllity to achieve it despite those obstacles
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 05-02-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,727
Posted By Jdevil
I can see being worried if you had only 2 months,...

I can see being worried if you had only 2 months, but 5? How much time do you believe you need?
Forum: Modules 6-8 04-16-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 889
Posted By Jdevil
If your transcripts arrive at the SOA office (and...

If your transcripts arrive at the SOA office (and you paid VEEs on the SOA website) by April 27, you have nothing to worry about.
...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-13-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,301
Posted By Jdevil
See the last exam (October 2017), WA Question...

See the last exam (October 2017), WA Question 1(d) they asked exactly that
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-31-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 18,365
Views: 7,159,970
Posted By Jdevil
The CIA (canadian) version of the APC credits you...

The CIA (canadian) version of the APC credits you for APC in the SOA aswell, and have no requirement to attend
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-30-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 18,849
Posted By Jdevil
IA FA 2 3 7 4 1 6

IA FA 2 3 7 4 1 6
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-28-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18,365
Views: 7,159,970
Posted By Jdevil
The deadline to submit FAP before new curriculum...

The deadline to submit FAP before new curriculum is 3/30 not 3/31, be careful with that
Forum: Modules 1-5 03-26-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 807
Posted By Jdevil
No and yes

No and yes
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-16-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 870
Posted By Jdevil
Their model is excessively over-simplified and...

Their model is excessively over-simplified and offers no flexibility whatsoever. I'm sure you can find flaws in their fixed 20-tabs model with static and very roughly estimated assumptions.

I felt...
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