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Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-18-2018, 02:57 PM
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Posted By jandoval
Taking the exam Spring 2019 - what is safe to study?

What texts/chapters have been pretty constant that I can study now without worrying about a wasted effort? What is not likely to be modified for Spring 2019? Thank you in advance.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 01-20-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 20,846
Posted By jandoval
Get it together SOA it's 9:00:20 already.

Get it together SOA it's 9:00:20 already.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 11-04-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,992
Posted By jandoval
Syllabus Change and Exam solutions released?

Can anyone recall the timing on these? I'm just trying to plan out my next attempt.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 11-04-2016, 06:10 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 20,846
Posted By jandoval
i'm really surprised to hear people say it was...

i'm really surprised to hear people say it was fair or seemed okay. maybe i'm just bad at calculation problems i guess. the problems seemed to ask for so many things to be calculated in such a short...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-27-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 939
Posted By jandoval
I found the LP material like that. Really just a...

I found the LP material like that. Really just a bunch of people going "don't forget about this, oh yeah and there's this too, oh yeah and also..." I haven't even attempted to read source material...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-21-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
Pak is great, enough detail so you can skip the...

Pak is great, enough detail so you can skip the source manual. I agree the flashcards can be made more robust, I compared them to my own version of the flashcards and it felt like there was subject...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-18-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
Me too. I'm usually pissed about 5s but this time...

Me too. I'm usually pissed about 5s but this time I'm glad at least I'm on the right track.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-15-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
How many tries did it take for the other FSA...

How many tries did it take for the other FSA exams?
Forum: Life Pricing Exam 07-15-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 13,578
Posted By jandoval
yep gotta refresh something I don't care what...

yep gotta refresh something I don't care what anymore
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 07-07-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
Yes. and also pissed they don't just release them...

Yes. and also pissed they don't just release them tomorrow. It is close enough to the 10th.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 05-09-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
LFV-134-16 and/or LFV-135-16 I think.

LFV-134-16 and/or LFV-135-16 I think.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 05-05-2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
Yep. Feel decent but wouldn't be surprised at all...

Yep. Feel decent but wouldn't be surprised at all if I got a 5.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 05-02-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
When I'm this close to exam day, as far as lists...

When I'm this close to exam day, as far as lists go, I just drop off any number of points until I'm memorizing only like 4-6, the ones that are resonating in my mind (i.e. I know what they actually...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 04-16-2016, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,699
Posted By jandoval
Are MVRM and UMV accomplishing essentially the...

Are MVRM and UMV accomplishing essentially the same idea but in different ways? One is focused on the benefits and the other on the index values? I'm confused because when I read through the two...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 04-13-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By jandoval
LFV Memorization

I've never passed an exam for which I've started memorization this late (hoping to get in 3 weeks). Based on AO comments and the material itself , I felt like the material/exam is better suited for...
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 02-26-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By jandoval
I've been working through old problems, yes a...

I've been working through old problems, yes a fair number of them ask you to construct financial statements from scratch.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 02-11-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,475
Posted By jandoval
Woah, tough crowd! Yes this seems like a...

Woah, tough crowd! Yes this seems like a schedule for someone with no job, but I did find some useful thoughts in it.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 02-09-2016, 06:05 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
This might not work for everyone, but for...

This might not work for everyone, but for calculation problems instead of trying to memorize the multitude of details you get out of the manual, I just make sure to go through all the exam problems...
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 01-15-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,742
Posted By jandoval
that must feel great i have one more before i can...

that must feel great i have one more before i can say that
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 01-15-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 27,294
Posted By jandoval
I'm in - my last exam. Going to try to get it on...

I'm in - my last exam. Going to try to get it on the first try for once.
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 01-15-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,809
Posted By jandoval
I've passed on an exam on the 5th try - an...

I've passed on an exam on the 5th try - an amazing feeling congrats!
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 01-15-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,742
Posted By jandoval
Was 70% sure I failed I can't believe it. Also I...

Was 70% sure I failed I can't believe it. Also I went to the wrong pdf at first and almost had a heart attack
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 01-15-2016, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,742
Posted By jandoval
Forum: Life Finance and Valuation Exam 01-15-2016, 10:01 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,809
Posted By jandoval
It certainly is.

It certainly is.
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 01-14-2016, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By jandoval
Soa was like, oh the 10th is on a weekend, let's...

Soa was like, oh the 10th is on a weekend, let's round up 5 more days.
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