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Forum: Modules 1-5 09-02-2019, 07:59 PM
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Posted By Sona
Question on Loss Trend Projection (Module 5)

When calculating the total projected loss costs for a particular year using a loss development triangle, would we add together the total projected loss cost under each accident year with development...
Forum: Modules 1-5 08-07-2019, 11:50 PM
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Views: 491
Posted By Sona
EOM 4 Task 4

Just wondering, are they trying to ask us to come up with a strategy to exploit/mitigate each risk in both measures or separate strategies for each measure under the risk exposures? So essentially do...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 07-15-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 12,138
Posted By Sona
I'm planning on hopping on this boat as well! Was...

I'm planning on hopping on this boat as well! Was hoping to start the second half of September after I finish the IA.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 04:08 PM
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Views: 131,102
Posted By Sona
Wow he must be really talented haha, I studied...

Wow he must be really talented haha, I studied math at USC it was one of the easier majors to get into :lol:
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 03:45 PM
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Posted By Sona
Ohh I see.. Yeah when I finished I had around 5...

Ohh I see.. Yeah when I finished I had around 5 minutes to left still but I spent it all on trying to scramble the few conceptuals I wasn't sure about lol
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 02:19 PM
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Views: 131,102
Posted By Sona
Also just out of curiosity, how does everyone...

Also just out of curiosity, how does everyone grade yourself exactly? By the time the exam solutions came out I had already forgotten all my answers and was basically only able to check the few I...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-15-2019, 02:17 PM
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Views: 131,102
Posted By Sona
My first 10! Just waiting til the passing...

My first 10! Just waiting til the passing percentages come out cuz everyone's been saying this exam is a bit easier than before... I do think this could be true to a degree considering I graded...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By Sona
Question Regarding Insurance Ages

When trying to calculate a person's insurance age and the question says round age to the nearest birthday, for a person with a birthday that is exactly 6 months apart from their purchase date, do you...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,440
Posted By Sona
Hey guys, thanks a lot for all your advice and...

Hey guys, thanks a lot for all your advice and tips! Based on everyone's responses and a little bit of more research of the company I'm interviewing for I'm gonna stick with the decision of trying to...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-27-2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,440
Posted By Sona
Transitioning into P&C

Hi all, I've recently started working as an entry level retirement analyst for about 8 months now with 4 exams passed and I've recently been thinking about switching into a p&c role. I've been...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-28-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,415
Posted By Sona
Thanks everyone for your advices! I've also heard...

Thanks everyone for your advices! I've also heard that if you switch out of your first position too quickly it may look bad on you would any of you agree or do you guys think it's still a better idea...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-28-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,415
Posted By Sona
Switching from Pension to P&C

I'm currently a recent undergrad graduate who just started working at a pension firm for a few months. I've taken quite a few exams as well and I'm just working toward my 5th right now, but I am...
Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 01-23-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 570
Posted By Sona
15th Edition ASM MLC Manual

Good condition 15th edition manual, looking for $75 including shipping. PM me if anyone's interested
Forum: Buy & Sell Actuarial Study Materials 01-23-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By Sona
Still need the manual?

Still need the manual?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-04-2017, 06:45 PM
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Views: 540
Posted By Sona
ASM 15th Editional MLC Manual

ASM 15th Edition manual. Price negotiable. I bought the manual a while back but then decided to go on the CAS track. Manual still in the wrap it came with (was used but perfect condition on all the...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 10-19-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,038
Posted By Sona
Like new ASM Manual

Bought my manual this August, 18th Edition 2nd Print, very good condition, no markings anywhere in the textbook. Also included: actuarial learning index card, ADAPT Formula sheet (really helpful)....
Forum: MAS-I 10-16-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,609
Posted By Sona
Mahler Exam for MAS-I?

Has anyone passed Exam S with just the Mahler practice problems? I'm planning on taking MAS-I next May which I know will be mostly similar to S looking at the syllabus. Any suggestions anyone?
Forum: Economics 10-12-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 917
Posted By Sona
Do I need to mail transcript

For those of you who satisfied or plan to satisfy any of the VEE requirements through credits earned during college courses, do we actually need to order an official transcript to be sent to the...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-11-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,869
Posted By Sona
Thanks! Yeah I'll just take a small break for a...

Thanks! Yeah I'll just take a small break for a while and study for the materials on MLC that still persists in the new exam.

And ayy fight on Trojan Fam! :guitarwo:
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-09-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,869
Posted By Sona
Same boat^ I actually bought the MLC Manual last...

Same boat^ I actually bought the MLC Manual last year which I realized was a mistake since I decided to take C first instead. Now that I've passed C I'm not sure if I can study MLC with the same ASM...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 10-09-2017, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By Sona
Yeah that makes sense. I've encountered a problem...

Yeah that makes sense. I've encountered a problem like this on an exam I've taken recently and this was the case except I forgot to check is the parameter given does indeed fit the expected value of...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 10-08-2017, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By Sona
Hmm I just realized we could actually calculate...

Hmm I just realized we could actually calculate the expected value using the 3+ interval by using the probability of the compliment of P(X<3) and hence the estimated parameter, so would that mean if...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 10-08-2017, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By Sona
Question regarding Chi-square Test

I'm gonna try to be as precise as possible but I get really confused when I get chi-square test problems that give you a set of data with one interval that says 3+ and has positive (>0) observations...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 09-24-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 828
Posted By Sona
ASM Practice Exam 6 #35

I'm having a hard time trying to figure out when to use the n0 * CV^2 formula for full credibility and when to use the formulas given on this table provided on the ASM Manual. In this practice exam...
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 09-22-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By Sona
Omg I just realized I forgot a 0 when I wrote my...

Omg I just realized I forgot a 0 when I wrote my answer somehow :lol: Thanks!
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