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Old 01-18-2019, 03:16 PM
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Passed. Thank the lord because I didn't want to study for this POS exam again. I really hated the material, it was a DRAG. On to LTAM
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Old 01-18-2019, 09:10 PM
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Passed! Anyone moving straight to LTAM in April?
I'm doing STAM next but not sure when
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Old 01-18-2019, 09:14 PM
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Whether it's SRM, LTAM or STAM, CoachingActuaries has you covered with the best study materials ever!
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Old 01-19-2019, 01:15 PM
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To those who passed, any tips for what to cover beyond CA? Sitting in March.
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Old 01-19-2019, 01:23 PM
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To those who passed, any tips for what to cover beyond CA? Sitting in March.
CA + Official SOA problems are all you need.

Just relax and good luck.
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Old 01-21-2019, 08:16 AM
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CA + Official SOA problems are all you need.

Just relax and good luck.
I agree. I used these and scored an 8. Start early and study the fundamentals, especially definitions and assumptions.
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Old 01-21-2019, 09:14 AM
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Just checked the transcripts and I got a 6. I felt like I should have done another practice exam about 2-3 days before the exam and I guess that shows. Still passed though so that's all that matters!
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Old 01-21-2019, 09:21 AM
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Just checked the transcripts and I got a 6. I felt like I should have done another practice exam about 2-3 days before the exam and I guess that shows. Still passed though so that's all that matters!
I hope you're ready to grind until your hands fall off.
Last MAS-I sitting had a 30% pass rate.
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Old 01-21-2019, 01:01 PM
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To those who passed, any tips for what to cover beyond CA? Sitting in March.
I passed with a 7 using CA and Adapt. I personally took 25-30 practice exams until I knew the formulas in my sleep. Also, focus on the conceputal parts of corporate finance because a lot of my test consisted of qualitative questions.
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Old 01-21-2019, 01:12 PM
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I passed with a 7 using CA and Adapt. I personally took 25-30 practice exams until I knew the formulas in my sleep. Also, focus on the conceputal parts of corporate finance because a lot of my test consisted of qualitative questions.
Good look on LTAM. It's a big steaming pile of shit.
First sitting was the easiest, and it had a 37.2% pass rate. I can't imagine how difficult this exam will get in the future.
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