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Forum: Careers - Employment 04-17-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 752
Posted By BruteForce
I knew a hiring manager that preferred candidates...

I knew a hiring manager that preferred candidates who had failed an exam or two. It showed that they wouldn't give up easily. I doubt they ever didn't hire someone because they'd never failed an...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-12-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,053
Posted By BruteForce
I thought it was under the statistics tab at the...

I thought it was under the statistics tab at the bottom of everyone's public profile. It says something about when they were last active. I always thought that was when they last logged in.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-12-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,053
Posted By BruteForce
Like a CTRL+F5?

Like a CTRL+F5?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-12-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,053
Posted By BruteForce
Me too!

Me too!
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-11-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
You guys might appreciate this video:...

You guys might appreciate this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wa8_hpX8GxQ

It's geared towards college students, which makes me only slightly depressed that I'm still studying for exams 7...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-05-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,645
Posted By BruteForce
This would be an especially funny solution if OP...

This would be an especially funny solution if OP is still in their 20's.
Forum: Diversions 04-05-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 389
Posted By BruteForce
I'm curious, how did you find out about the AO,...

I'm curious, how did you find out about the AO, and that we play mafia games here? It seems that you had 2 things going against you: 1) no one knows about actuaries, and 2) we call them EC games...
Forum: Diversions 04-04-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 389
Posted By BruteForce
I would play but I'm too busy with work and exams...

I would play but I'm too busy with work and exams right now. It would be cool if someone from the AO could play though.
Forum: Diversions 04-04-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 389
Posted By BruteForce
Here's part of the text for the document he links...

Here's part of the text for the document he links to. Anyone want to join up and represent the AO?

INVITATION TO THE MAFIA CHAMPIONSHIP (SEASON 6)

Ahoy there! :)

Iím very excited to invite...
Forum: Diversions 04-04-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 389
Posted By BruteForce
Invitation to EC Championship Season 6

So I got this PM today:

Hi BruteForce

I am addressing this invitation to you as I saw you had played one of the recent EC games on here. I wasn't too sure who to address this to.

I'm hosting...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-03-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,511
Posted By BruteForce
He's not an actuary.

He's not an actuary.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-03-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,511
Posted By BruteForce
I've printed a ton of stuff, and used the scanner...

I've printed a ton of stuff, and used the scanner to scan in lots of things.

I usually don't take binders or pens or whatever, but have done it on accident and I usually don't try that hard to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-03-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,645
Posted By BruteForce
Why does it bother you? Is it a hygiene issue or...

Why does it bother you? Is it a hygiene issue or a personal space issue?
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-02-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
Thanks for the great responses Dustin! That helps...

Thanks for the great responses Dustin! That helps clarify things a lot.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-01-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
I read that as there are portions of the ACA that...

I read that as there are portions of the ACA that were written to exclude self-insured plans, but I could be wrong.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-01-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
That makes sense. Thanks!

That makes sense. Thanks!
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-01-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
For some reason DAC is one of the hardest...

For some reason DAC is one of the hardest concepts for me to grasp.

From the MATE practice problem #27 (Fall 2013 exam #8b-c, with some edits), part a, I don't understand why we subtract 5% off...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-01-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,680
Posted By BruteForce
Is that because you prefer pulp in your OJ? Or...

Is that because you prefer pulp in your OJ? Or maybe you made some popsicles?
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 04-01-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
Because the ACA is a federal law. self-insured...

Because the ACA is a federal law. self-insured plans aren't subject to state laws, but are subject to federal laws.

I'm hoping if I'm off-base someone else will jump in.
Forum: Group & Health Advanced Exam 03-27-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,574
Posted By BruteForce
:iatp: Which is why they are still subject...

:iatp:

Which is why they are still subject to minimum value requirements, and have to offer the EHBs.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11,713
Views: 1,574,010
Posted By BruteForce
oh, I get it now. Thanks. I was wondering if it...

oh, I get it now. Thanks. I was wondering if it had something to do with the numbers on the uniform, but I didn't notice that pattern.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11,713
Views: 1,574,010
Posted By BruteForce
I don't get it.

I don't get it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,196
Posted By BruteForce
Do condos have air filters for the furnace? I...

Do condos have air filters for the furnace? I know on a house you should replace those a month or two after you move in, after the dust has settled (literally).
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,196
Posted By BruteForce
Pay to have it professionally cleaned before you...

Pay to have it professionally cleaned before you move in.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-26-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 904
Posted By BruteForce
You tell us what you've done, and then I'll tell...

You tell us what you've done, and then I'll tell you if I think that's snuggling.

FTR, I was thinking of your generic spooning. Maybe one night on a long campaign you're a little lonely and need...
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