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Forum: General Actuarial 03-17-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 23,007
Posted By kimjongfun
Wow possibly September? I was think 1 month or 2...

Wow possibly September? I was think 1 month or 2 max. Id be fine doing may or june because it still gives you a chance at another exam. But july, auhust, and September are too far imo. I already...
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 03-15-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 12,747
Posted By kimjongfun
Should we all go ahead and start emailing the SOA...

Should we all go ahead and start emailing the SOA to put the pressure on to make a decision one way or the other?

I am dreading the thought of cramming up until 2 days before and then realizing...
Forum: General Actuarial 03-15-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 23,007
Posted By kimjongfun
Should we all go ahead and start emailing the SOA...

Should we all go ahead and start emailing the SOA to put the pressure on to make a decision one way or the other?

I am dreading the thought of cramming up until 2 days before and then realizing...
Forum: General Actuarial 03-14-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 910
Posted By kimjongfun
Will the SOA cancel spring exams due to coronavirus?

If they are going to cancel please tell me now so I don't waste my life studying, forget it all, and have to restudy for fall. Just let me be free now.

I wouldn't mind a delay of course...
...
Forum: General Actuarial 03-14-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
This is the offering at my company as well except...

This is the offering at my company as well except the max is 1mil. I get the 50k free part, but when I want to select more coverage I get kicked out due to screening questions. No option for full...
Forum: Professional Surveys 02-22-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 13,641
Posted By kimjongfun
How does one manage a 13% merit increase and 29%...

How does one manage a 13% merit increase and 29% bonus?

My company has done all they can to get rid of raises all together :/
Forum: General Actuarial 02-22-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
No pension, my company has a flat dollar amount...

No pension, my company has a flat dollar amount of coverage they give to everyone, you can buy up if you arent in a risk class. otherwise you cant buy any more at all
Forum: General Actuarial 02-22-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
I care about my wife

I care about my wife
Forum: General Actuarial 02-22-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
except that there is a stupidly large list of...

except that there is a stupidly large list of conditions that they automatically decline to quote you for. One of which is mine. Many of the conditions are quite manageable and common too
Forum: General Actuarial 02-19-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
Got a quote from NW mutual

Got a quote from NW mutual
Forum: General Actuarial 02-19-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,824
Posted By kimjongfun
I have a chronic illness that makes life insurance stupidly expensive and hard to get

Like the title says life insurance is very expensive for me, to the point it seems like a ripoff given how healthy I actually am (I fully expect to have near normal life expectancy as most manage...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-19-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2,893
Views: 332,445
Posted By kimjongfun
how old are you? Its so hard for me to imagine...

how old are you? Its so hard for me to imagine having $5mil, let along 5 mil euros in net worth.

Then again I'm young and still poor
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-12-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,425
Posted By kimjongfun
The Survey period is complete and the results are...

The Survey period is complete and the results are below:

Headline AO unemployment Rate (G2+G3)/(G1+G2+G3)
2.7%

Strict AO Unemployment Rate will be calculated as G2/(G1+G2)
2.7%
...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-10-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,425
Posted By kimjongfun
looks like we got a decent response this time...

looks like we got a decent response this time with 114 so far. One more day till it closes if you haven't voted yet
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-04-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,901
Posted By kimjongfun
the higher the debt goes the lower we need rates...

the higher the debt goes the lower we need rates to be in order to finance it. More debt = lower rates (even negative?) = higher equities
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-04-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,425
Posted By kimjongfun
G5

G5
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-04-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,425
Posted By kimjongfun
2020 Actuarial Outpost Unemployment Survey

I posted this survey in 2016 and again in 2019. Time to get some updated results.

Respond by selecting the group you belong to:

G1: Currently employed in an actuarial role, >1 year of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-04-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,901
Posted By kimjongfun
Best Return in 2020, S&P500, Bitcoin, Gold, Oil, or Cash

This will be the 3rd year we do this competition and its been interesting so far.

Choose the asset class from the options listed that you think will have the best return in the calendar year of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 02-04-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,266
Posted By kimjongfun
I totally forgot about this thread until today ...

I totally forgot about this thread until today

Starting Values (using last values of 2018 rather than opening of 2019):
S&P 500: 2506.85 (Dec 31st value since market opened on the 2nd)
Cash...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-15-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 25,774
Posted By kimjongfun
Does anyone have a link or copy of the full...

Does anyone have a link or copy of the full report? The links here and elsewhere online seem to be broken and on the CASACT site its now password protected
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 09-17-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 187,744
Posted By kimjongfun
Ive been wondering the same. Perhaps they only...

Ive been wondering the same. Perhaps they only do updates after the major exam release dates and thats what they mean by within a week of results.
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-30-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 187,744
Posted By kimjongfun
looks like everyone is passing and feels similar...

looks like everyone is passing and feels similar in terms of not knowing how, lol
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-30-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 187,744
Posted By kimjongfun
Looks like I passed, I feel incredibly lucky as I...

Looks like I passed, I feel incredibly lucky as I self scored around 60
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-30-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 187,744
Posted By kimjongfun
Dont they all get together to grade the exams one...

Dont they all get together to grade the exams one weekend like a month after the exam?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-29-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 818
Views: 187,744
Posted By kimjongfun
I'd rather the SOA just randomly release the exam...

I'd rather the SOA just randomly release the exam on whatever day they have them finished. We would have to guess when that would be but the fact that they likely had the grades 6 weeks ago and we...
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