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Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 11-01-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 21,432
Posted By azactuary
Canít let my wife read this... Iíve thought...

Canít let my wife read this...
Iíve thought about taking this sitting off, but Iím afraid it would be so nice I wouldnít want to take exams ever again.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 10-26-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,938
Posted By azactuary
Did anyone assume the other way? I took it for...

Did anyone assume the other way? I took it for granted that $250k meant $0 for the insurer. In general a deductible of $x means the insured is liable for the first $x (before any disappearing...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-14-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
I donít mind Grossi or Clark - itís Bernegger...

I donít mind Grossi or Clark - itís Bernegger that puts me to sleep.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-06-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
Apple.

Apple.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-05-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
This option Is in the most recent version of the...

This option Is in the most recent version of the app. I noticed it about a week ago. Havenít used t yet because I have been mostly listening to them while driving to and from work. If I do it any...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-20-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5,180
Views: 502,774
Posted By azactuary
PSTV R8 After a week of pricing work, it...

PSTV R8

After a week of pricing work, it seemed rather fitting to see this as I was leaving work on Friday.
Forum: CAS Exams - General 07-05-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 585
Views: 99,005
Posted By azactuary
The documentation states that you can submit an...

The documentation states that you can submit an application once the CAS has all the requirements recorded. IIRC it didn’t take very long for them to record the COP credit. I don’t think it would...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 07-04-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,897
Posted By azactuary
Wife and I have been using mint for 7+ years now....

Wife and I have been using mint for 7+ years now. It’s worked for the day-to-day stuff, but not all accounts sync well. My biggest complaint is that if I delete an account that I don’t have anymore,...
Forum: Brigham Young University 07-03-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,986
Posted By azactuary
I wish I knew about the actuarial club when I was...

I wish I knew about the actuarial club when I was at school. I studied Econ and wasnít familiar with the resources at BYU. Fortunately networking worked and I landed a job shortly after graduating.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-27-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 21,432
Posted By azactuary
I think we’re safe.

I think we’re safe.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 06-27-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,699
Posted By azactuary
This exam was during a really crazy time of life...

This exam was during a really crazy time of life for me. I know that there are always excuses for failing an exam, but each of the three times I failed seemed especially crazy.

The sitting I...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 06-26-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
Iíve heard a lot of good things about the...

Iíve heard a lot of good things about the cookbook. Will look into it.
Forum: Exam 7 (new) - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 06-26-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 21,432
Posted By azactuary
Had a long weekend. Got back in to the office to...

Had a long weekend. Got back in to the office to find my exam report. Did worse on the IQ than I thought. I’ll check in here periodically, but need to focus on 8. Don’t see doubling up next Spring as...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 06-26-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
Havenít determined that yet. Not having me looked...

Havenít determined that yet. Not having me looked at many of his problems, my plan is to use his material (including questions) to help understand concepts, then use TIA problems/exams, and CAS exams...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 06-26-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
Just getting back to studying after taking a long...

Just getting back to studying after taking a long weekend.



I will review a few sources (GLM, Fisher, maybe others), but am focusing on Mahler because I didnít use it much last sitting.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 06-20-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,623
Views: 171,873
Posted By azactuary
Iím definitely interested. Iím on pacific time,...

Iím definitely interested. Iím on pacific time, sat for this last fall, and am looking for ways to change things up.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 08-07-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6,806
Views: 324,979
Posted By azactuary
Just started reading Grossi. I hope to stay...

Just started reading Grossi. I hope to stay ahead, but I'm not real optimistic. Wife is 34 weeks pregnant, and it practically confined to bed. Studying isn't happening at home very much these days...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-07-2017, 05:28 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,961
Posted By azactuary
Two of my favorites are peppermint ice cream...

Two of my favorites are peppermint ice cream (available around the holiday season) and mint cc. I have been pretty good about self control, but that's only because I want them to last more than one...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-27-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6,806
Views: 324,979
Posted By azactuary
Stayed home for a couple of days. Now I'm almost...

Stayed home for a couple of days. Now I'm almost through section B for both source material and TIA. I can't say enough how much better this stuff is than Exam 6.
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 07-27-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6,806
Views: 324,979
Posted By azactuary
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 07-27-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 44,243
Posted By azactuary
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 07-27-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 44,243
Posted By azactuary
On one hand, I think it was a good move for the...

On one hand, I think it was a good move for the CAS to make an exception for this candidate and review the original exam when per their initial statement they wouldn't have. On the other hand, I...
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 07-27-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 63,490
Posted By azactuary
I forgot about this little nuance. I had...

I forgot about this little nuance. I had nightmares that this little issue would keep me from passing again... Luckily it didn't!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-19-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 4,641
Posted By azactuary
Don't know how old your kids are, but it seems...

Don't know how old your kids are, but it seems they're older than mine (7 and 9). 9-yr-old has taken violin lessons, and we have bought progressively bigger violins. Violins belong to wife and me....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-19-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5,180
Views: 502,774
Posted By azactuary
HLFICAN

HLFICAN
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