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Old 04-25-2018, 09:51 AM
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But anyways, this thread has triggered a mod warning about me trolling. So can any of you just confirm to me whether these are written exams or multiple choice? And then let it fade into the sunset?
Yes, you have multiple choices of answers.
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That might explain why I'm retaking 5 next week
Make sure to follow the instructions about leading zeros this time, Daniel.
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Make sure to follow the instructions about leading zeros this time, Daniel.
'00375, imo.
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So I have landed a PC offer, which is why I am here.

It's time for dat life decision.

so I am facing:

MAS-I
Exam 5
Exam 6
Exam 7
Exam 8
Exam 9

as my hurdles to dat proverbial 6 figure salary.


Please, some serious replies now.


1. Is it worth it?
2. What would be my quality of life having to pass these exams while working?
3. Is it realistic to pass them in less than 2 years?
4. After I get dat FCAS, does the career really live up to its reputation of being low stress and great work to life balance?
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I'll give you serious answers, one of which is that if you aren't able to research this kind of basic information on your own, you might want to seriously reconsider this career path.

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so I am facing:

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Exam 6
Exam 7
Exam 8
Exam 9
MAS-I is multiple choice, which I actually did not know for sure until I completed the ~1 minute of internet research it took to confirm that. Everything after that is all written answers.

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as my hurdles to dat proverbial 6 figure salary.
Not sure why you have exams 7-9 on this list unless your years of experience is very low.... #lep&c

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Depends on your utility function.

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Bruh. CAS exams are only offered every six months, and 7-9 aren't even offered at every sitting.
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1. Is it worth it?
No we've all quit which is why we have time to answer you.
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I imagine you'd know since you've been taking exams while working already?
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I believe I can flyyy
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4. After I get dat FCAS, does the career really live up to its reputation of being low stress and great work to life balance?
No, you'll keep having to going on the AO to answer silly questions which can be very stressful

It's literally harder to get a username for the AO than it is to answer some of your questions about CAS exams.
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