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Old 09-02-2015, 10:23 PM
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Default The youngest FSA - 20 year old Roy Ju is a FSA and only a Junior in college.

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Roy Ju is a 20-year-old junior at Drake University. On August 26, 2015, he received the Fellow of Society of Actuaries (FSA) designation from Society of Actuaries (SOA) President Errol Cramer and has become the youngest FSA ever in the SOA’s history. As he achieved the milestone in this incredible journey, Roy shared his thoughts on the attributes to his exam success, the SOA’s education and a career in the actuarial field.
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Old 09-02-2015, 10:45 PM
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Can he be called an actuary?
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I think back when I was in Iowa, I heard about this guy.

Props to him.
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Clearly pretty smart. Why wouldn't he become FCAS?
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Yea, if he's so smart, why take the easy route of FSA?
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Yea, if he's so smart, why take the easy route of FSA?
It's funny people say FSA is easier.

I met a guy who had both FSA and FCAS yet he said FSA upper exams were more challenging.

Idk why people assume FCAS is more difficult when they only have done one or the other
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It's funny people say FSA is easier.

I met a guy who had both FSA and FCAS yet he said FSA upper exams were more challenging.

Idk why people assume FCAS is more difficult when they only have done one or the other
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It's funny people say FSA is easier.

I met a guy who had both FSA and FCAS yet he said FSA upper exams were more challenging.

Idk why people assume FCAS is more difficult when they only have done one or the other
Because it's common sense?
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Old 09-02-2015, 11:49 PM
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Except I'm really not.

My last internship, my boss's boss is an FCAS and FSA. And that's what he told me.

why does everyone take the word of a person who has one designation over a person who ACTUALLY did both

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