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Forum: Software & Technology 11-24-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
Just picked up a PS4, right now Shadows of Mordor...

Just picked up a PS4, right now Shadows of Mordor is the only game I am excited about. Any others I should keep an eye for? Dragon Age I got on PC, Destiny I'm waffling on whether I want to dive in.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-20-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
My favorite game ever, but i haven't played every...

My favorite game ever, but i haven't played every FF
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 10-01-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,991
Posted By UltiActuary
Agree with the majority here on financial...

Agree with the majority here on financial independence, doing it to make sure the family is comfortable, etc. Adding one more side though, if I spend and spend and don't think twice about it I find...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-23-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 12,966
Posted By UltiActuary
Agree, I was responding to the fact that he was...

Agree, I was responding to the fact that he was saying actuaries are just there to code and build. I was saying if you are just coding and not doing analytics you aren't really an actuary.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-17-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 12,966
Posted By UltiActuary
Pretty sure that is the norm otherwise you aren't...

Pretty sure that is the norm otherwise you aren't really an actuary.
Forum: Software & Technology 06-04-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
Super Mario Brothers U made that list too....must...

Super Mario Brothers U made that list too....must not buy...have plenty of games to play.

It's so easy to justify as something to play when friends come over, drinking mario kart is so fun.
Forum: CAS Exams - General 05-09-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,843
Posted By UltiActuary
Beware the danger of getting only part of the...

Beware the danger of getting only part of the story out of context.

According to the CAS they are looking to replace other material on exams with this more pertinent information, so there is no...
Forum: Software & Technology 03-24-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 2,677
Views: 215,066
Posted By UltiActuary
I've been playing on and off for too long...I was...

I've been playing on and off for too long...I was around when Kennen came out in early 2010. I go through stints where I just want to kill some time and league is a fun way to do that but as far as...
Forum: Exam 1/P - Probability 03-24-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,770
Posted By UltiActuary
That's the feeling I got also from reading your...

That's the feeling I got also from reading your post, it sounds like you tried to memorize too much. You really need to understand more than remember on these exams, there are always curveballs and...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 01-07-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,287
Posted By UltiActuary
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: General Actuarial 12-17-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,975
Posted By UltiActuary
Maybe the CAS prefers that you understand...

Maybe the CAS prefers that you understand organization skills and learning from past experiences because if you are an ACAS you should already know its important to keep track of your Candidate #.
...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 11-27-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,421
Posted By UltiActuary
It's ok that you and other people don't care...

It's ok that you and other people don't care about the timeline but I wouldn't recommend anyone worry about the quality of their life because they'd like to remove some uncertainty from it.
...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 11-27-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,421
Posted By UltiActuary
It's ok to not care about the exam release...

It's ok to not care about the exam release timeline but a lot of candidates do appreciate these updates. Steven started doing them for my last sitting and I was very appreciative for them, if you...
Forum: The Infinite Actuary 11-20-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,274
Posted By UltiActuary
Thought, allow a student to click a button that...

Thought, allow a student to click a button that will allow them to no longer have a question appear if they don't want it to. Also a button to have a question more frequently appear if they are...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 11-18-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,255
Posted By UltiActuary
Yah if we are posting huge ranges so that we can...

Yah if we are posting huge ranges so that we can say I told you so then I'd like to join in. Some time in the next 10 years the stock market will go down more than 10%, don't say I didn't warn you.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 11-07-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,772
Posted By UltiActuary
I'm in for this, I want too see DS vs. the model

I'm in for this, I want too see DS vs. the model
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 11-07-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,772
Posted By UltiActuary
Is it just me or is every one of these that I...

Is it just me or is every one of these that I have tried to validate not come in the 95% confidence interval?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 11-05-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,772
Posted By UltiActuary
Is there anything in your prediction set that...

Is there anything in your prediction set that uses information other than just closing price the previous day? The reason I ask is that the high for RIO hit at market open so I wonder if you are...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-31-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 665
Views: 49,949
Posted By UltiActuary
If anyone ever gets another key I'd like to take...

If anyone ever gets another key I'd like to take a stab at it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 10-25-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,136
Posted By UltiActuary
Analogy still makes sense, he is saying that...

Analogy still makes sense, he is saying that trying to time the market is a gamble which is exactly what it is. To play PE ratio's and assume the market is too dumb to do the same thing is basically...
Forum: Exam 1/P - Probability 10-23-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,065
Posted By UltiActuary
K I'll help where I can but I won't give you the...

K I'll help where I can but I won't give you the answer. What is the probability the an actuarial student reaches obstacle 4? Same with a jock. They must clear 3 obstacles to reach obstacle 4.
Forum: Exam 1/P - Probability 10-23-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,065
Posted By UltiActuary
Alright AO, what's the probability that the OP is...

Alright AO, what's the probability that the OP is asking us to do his/her homework question since they don't want to.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
In the same boat, trying to convince myself that...

In the same boat, trying to convince myself that I want a PS4 at launch but I'm not excited by any of the titles. Might have to cancel my Amazon launch edition.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-15-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
Good advice, hopefully the size of it isn't...

Good advice, hopefully the size of it isn't annoying as it'd be nice if it fit in a jacket pocket like I'd guess the 3DS would when folded.

If only I had kids I could "buy this for" and use it...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-15-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 23,335
Views: 4,941,422
Posted By UltiActuary
Anyone playing Pokemon X or Y, I loved those...

Anyone playing Pokemon X or Y, I loved those games as a kid and am considering getting a 3DS solely for that reason.
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