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Forum: Modules 6-8 08-10-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
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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, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 910
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, 01:03 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,010
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, 12:08 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,010
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, 12:00 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,010
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, 08:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,010
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, 04:37 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,010
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, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 287
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, 09:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,439
Posted By Jdevil
I find it slightly amusing myself

I find it slightly amusing myself
Forum: Modules 6-8 05-25-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By Jdevil
No

No
Forum: Modules 1-5 05-15-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 12,898
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: General 05-11-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 40,382
Posted By Jdevil
Well, have you seen the price of Final Assessment?

Well, have you seen the price of Final Assessment?
Forum: General 05-09-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 40,382
Posted By Jdevil
I trust your abllity to achieve it despite those...

I trust your abllity to achieve it despite those obstacles
Forum: Exam 4/C - Construction and Evaluation of Actuarial Models 05-02-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,170
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, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
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: Exam 3/MLC - Actuarial Models 04-13-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,023
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, 09:43 AM
Replies: 18,306
Views: 7,051,854
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, 11:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,832
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, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18,306
Views: 7,051,854
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, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 618
Posted By Jdevil
No and yes

No and yes
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-16-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
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...
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-12-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,207
Posted By Jdevil
Personally I just wrote something like "In an...

Personally I just wrote something like "In an optimistic market we can expect that... therefore...", which did not directly define what it means but did describe the implication of it
Forum: Modules 1-5 03-11-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,221
Posted By Jdevil
Honestly, you gotta just do it. I suppose you are...

Honestly, you gotta just do it. I suppose you are zero confident in what you are writing since it is the first one and you have no idea what they expect, but just write stuff you feel makes sense....
Forum: General Actuarial 03-05-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,576
Posted By Jdevil
Can you elaborate? Would you have preferred to do...

Can you elaborate? Would you have preferred to do them slower and focus on other things? Did you overestimate the impact being done with exams would have on your life?
Forum: Modules 6-8 02-28-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By Jdevil
I had less than 1 page for each IIRC

I had less than 1 page for each IIRC
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