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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,492
Posted By therealsylvos
Most plausible scenario for this is if they have...

Most plausible scenario for this is if they have kids. Parents are away, kid finds gun and decides to play with it. Accidentally shoots it. Kid puts away gun and pretend like nothing happened to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-28-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,492
Posted By therealsylvos
:confused: In what state is this not the...

:confused:

In what state is this not the correct course of action?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-27-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,492
Posted By therealsylvos
Um yea. If someone shoots a gun into your...

Um yea. If someone shoots a gun into your apartment, you call the cops.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-27-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 716
Views: 18,897
Posted By therealsylvos
They also don't source anything. And there is...

They also don't source anything. And there is non-zero percent chance your original post was the source of the Daily Mail figure. Their HR department certainly isn't telling reporters what her salary...
Forum: General Actuarial 05-27-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By therealsylvos
It may depend on the state, but I assume it's...

It may depend on the state, but I assume it's true for most states, you can be admitted for a given line in a state and be non-admitted for other lines in that same state. And certainly you can be...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 36,722
Posted By therealsylvos
It started out promising, but got pretty bad...

It started out promising, but got pretty bad pretty quickly. Writing saw a sharp decrease in quality. Lot's of cliche lines, illogical motivations, out of place scenes, etc.

I'll tune in for the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-30-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 16,076
Posted By therealsylvos
As a flip side to this, I'm working from home,...

As a flip side to this, I'm working from home, and saving hundreds of dollars a month in commuting costs. But my company still approved a flat telecommuting stipend added to everyone's paycheck to...
Forum: General Actuarial 04-20-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,929
Posted By therealsylvos
What were the LOBs that were causing the...

What were the LOBs that were causing the redundancies?
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 04-08-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
we're late bloomers imo

we're late bloomers imo
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 04-08-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
No.

No.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 04-07-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
And here I was celebrating the fact that I'll...

And here I was celebrating the fact that I'll never have to study in the summer again.

Ah well, this is a good decision by the CAS.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 04-06-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
It's a copypasta

It's a copypasta
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-02-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
Half of Britain thinks the moon landings were...

Half of Britain thinks the moon landings were faked.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-02-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
I would definitely be very afraid of going to the...

I would definitely be very afraid of going to the hospital for any reason. Regardless of protocol, being in a hospital greatly increases your chances of infection. Now consider that hospitals are...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-02-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
Of course it lowers your own exposure. It's...

Of course it lowers your own exposure. It's amazing how blatant the propagandizing is. The people arguing against a CDC recommendation say things like, "Masks are only effective when fitted properly,...
Forum: General Actuarial 04-02-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 21,334
Posted By therealsylvos
Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when...

Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open manhole and die.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 03-25-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
I decided to stay. One, don't want risk infecting...

I decided to stay. One, don't want risk infecting my family, who are all far more susceptible than I am, and two, the thought of being stuck back at home for the next two months makes me more than...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 03-17-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
On the bright side, I'm no longer behind schedule.

On the bright side, I'm no longer behind schedule.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 03-17-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
fuuuuuu I have a vacation scheduled for...

fuuuuuu

I have a vacation scheduled for mid-june. Of course it's in Italy so I may not be able to go regardless.

Who do I talk to about getting the whole exam tentatively scheduled for July?
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 03-17-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
:iatp: I hope this is part of the CAS's long...

:iatp:

I hope this is part of the CAS's long term goal going forward.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 03-17-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 981
Views: 97,949
Posted By therealsylvos
So in Brehm 2.5 (Venter) says that we shouldn't...

So in Brehm 2.5 (Venter) says that we shouldn't use combined ratios when evaluating reinsurance. I don't get this. How is it distorted? If we get a low ceding commission then those expenses don't...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 03-16-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,624
Posted By therealsylvos
NJ Legislature Proposes Bill To Force Insurers To Pay COVID-19 BI claims

https://www.whiteandwilliams.com/resources-alerts-NJ-Legislature-May-Force-Insurers-To-Pay-COVID-19-Claims-Despite-Exclusion.html

Hmm. Will be interesting to see where this goes. I assume it's...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-13-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
What's the Church's position on addy?

What's the Church's position on addy?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-13-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
Or using an eraser. No red font.

Or using an eraser. No red font.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-11-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8,521
Views: 671,438
Posted By therealsylvos
I'm on my last exam, and exams are offered once a...

I'm on my last exam, and exams are offered once a year. I could have the bubonic plague, I'm still showing up to the exam center if it's being offered.

I did in fact take exam LC with a 101.5...
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