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Old 07-27-2017, 06:59 PM
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Yeah I'm sure I failed. No question about it. The July sitting**
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Ahh bummer. Sorry to hear that.

When I failed C, I took a week off to reset the batteries, then started again. I went through the entire manual again, but this time I really focused on ending every study session with a few practice problems from all previous chapters.

That was the only real change I made and I went from a 5 to a 9. Now, part of that increase was also the additional 250-300 hours I put in.
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My plan is to read the Derivatives Market book and the ASM manual and hopefully have two months left after that to do Adapt for 60 days.
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Has anyone started studying or is it too soon? Guys Halp!! What should I do? Should I get my vee's out of the way? I'm thinking of taking C February. Should I do my vee's now? or study for C, stop and shift into gears for MFE?

I want to have a study plan for tonight.
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Has anyone started studying or is it too soon? Guys Halp!! What should I do? Should I get my vee's out of the way? I'm thinking of taking C February. Should I do my vee's now? or study for C, stop and shift into gears for MFE?

I want to have a study plan for tonight.
Get the statistics VEEs before it becomes an exam. None of the other VEEs really matters if you're not close to getting an ASA yet.
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Did not receive a passing score this last attempt. Going to give it another shot this time around.

I don't want to just pass MFE. I want to CRUSH MFE.

I already went through all the material for my last attempt.

How should I restart studying for this stuff? Any advice?
eyyy same... except I just want a 6.
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eyyy same... except I just want a 6.


I'm taking 2 more weeks of break before doing more practice questions. Hopefully, I get a 6 when the results actually come in, and the practice is unnecessary.
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Old 08-01-2017, 04:57 PM
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I'm taking 2 more weeks of break before doing more practice questions. Hopefully, I get a 6 when the results actually come in, and the practice is unnecessary.
same pretty much... are you a student by the way?
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same pretty much... are you a student by the way?
Nope. Full time job as an entry level actuary.
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Old 08-03-2017, 05:03 PM
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Started watching TIA yesterday. The material seems like you need a lot of exposure to it to really understand, cause right now I have to think through everything for like 5 mins to really make sense of the graphs, and strategies for options. I hope it's as plug and chug as most people say because right now it just seems like it's gonna be difficult. Atleast material wise it's a lot shorter than C which is nice.
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