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Old 08-16-2018, 03:23 PM
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Default Ask Tom Bakos any question! He has answers!

From his blast e-mail, he says he has answers. No other candidate has blasted an e-mail to me, but if they do, I might create a thread for them, too.

I don't have any questions just yet, but I figure this is a much better place to ask them than an e-mail blast.

So, AO, ask away!
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Hi Tom!

Do you wish to see the SOA & CAS join forces for some of the preliminary exams?

If yes, what needs to happen to accomplish this?

Care to say anything else about the SOA's relationship with CAS?
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What's the wildfire smoke like in Ridgway? I need to head that way to climb a few of the San Juans (Wilson and Wilson, I have El Diente already).
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I've received three - Bakos, Goldman, Rallis.
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I've received three - Bakos, Goldman, Rallis.

I'll have to check again. Did they request questions?

OK, I checked my e-mail. No letters from those other two guys. I guess, based on what I know about the candidates, I know who's getting my vote.
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Hi Tom,

As an SOA volunteer in the exam committee, I understand that SOA has had a hard time getting enough members to volunteer. What are your thoughts on addressing this issue? Thanks!
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All three P-E candidates sent emails via the SOA.

I put them here:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actu...3&postcount=14


The SOA generally spaces out sending these mass emails over several hours.
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Tom Bakos emailed me -- he is currently traveling and will not be able to connect before Sunday. He will answer the questions then.
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