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Forum: Sports Yesterday, 03:18 PM
Replies: 695
Views: 63,330
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Yes they did, but unfortunately I missed :oops: ...

Yes they did, but unfortunately I missed :oops:

Good job on your game! Hopefully I can play a 9-hole this weekend or maybe the one after. I need to be at the library 24/7 starting tomorrow for my...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 10-17-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 109,726
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Same here.

Same here.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-16-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 624
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Just want to stay employed, put in 35 hours a...

Just want to stay employed, put in 35 hours a week, and live my life outside of work.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 10-16-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 109,726
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Pretty good movie. [[spoiler removed]] ...

Pretty good movie.


[[spoiler removed]]

RIP the vanisher who passed away the day the movie was released.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-16-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,099
Posted By Canadiens Fan
That's not true for people who have mortgages to...

That's not true for people who have mortgages to pay and families to look after. Probably true for the EL who lives with their parents, though.
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 10-16-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,700
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Check out question #10b from the Fall 2015 LP...

Check out question #10b from the Fall 2015 LP exam. They give you the formula for the ratcheted premium and also the Black-Scholes formula (from the Hardy book). It's not required for an ILA...
Forum: Sports 10-15-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 695
Views: 63,330
Posted By Canadiens Fan
This thread has been quiet lately so I thought...

This thread has been quiet lately so I thought I'd add my recent golf adventures.

I decided to keep the ClicGear 2.0 3-wheel cart: it's built like a tank, very athletic looking and I love having a...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-14-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,413
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Yes that's exactly what I meant. "FSA, MAAA" is...

Yes that's exactly what I meant. "FSA, MAAA" is the optimal number of letters after your name.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-11-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,413
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Not to mention, having a whole bunch of...

Not to mention, having a whole bunch of credentials in your signature takes the focus away from FSA somewhat. It's almost as if it dilutes the impact of FSA.
Forum: Life Risk Management Exam 10-10-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,700
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I think they'll just give us the formulas on the...

I think they'll just give us the formulas on the exam. Doesn't make sense to expect us to memorise them.
Forum: Life Pricing Exam 10-09-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,463
Posted By Canadiens Fan
55-65 depending on the difficulty level of the...

55-65 depending on the difficulty level of the exam.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-09-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,601
Posted By Canadiens Fan
TheInfiniteActuary has a good technical skills...

TheInfiniteActuary has a good technical skills course, you can look into it. And yes, obviously try to get an office job with a 9-5 weekday schedule so you can study for Exam P on evenings and...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-08-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,413
Posted By Canadiens Fan
The historical pass mark (40%) for the CERA exam...

The historical pass mark (40%) for the CERA exam (ERM) is lower than the 2-hour exams in all tracks, if that's something you care about.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 10-07-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 246,327
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Down payment.

Down payment.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-07-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Check out the Life track FSA exam syllabi,...

Check out the Life track FSA exam syllabi, particularly that of the Life Product Management exam, there will be some free articles that might be helpful. "Life Insurance Products & Finance" is also a...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-04-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,871
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Wow you guys are spoilt for choice if you only...

Wow you guys are spoilt for choice if you only consider 3.5+ GPAs. Last year I was filtering out resumes for internships and it was hard to even find people with 3.3+ GPAs.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-04-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,314
Posted By Canadiens Fan
She needs to ask herself if she's willing to...

She needs to ask herself if she's willing to sacrifice her twenties to finish all the tests.
Forum: Sports 10-04-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 695
Views: 63,330
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I'm thinking interlock may be good for me because...

I'm thinking interlock may be good for me because that way my hands will work together. I have a tendance to bend my lead hand in the wrong direction during my backswing which causes the clubface to...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-04-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,871
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Then you might as well finish the quantitative...

Then you might as well finish the quantitative degree that you're doing. Or are you saying you can only graduate in December 2020 (3 semester for 3 stat classes)? In that case try to get an...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,871
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Don't put your GPA on your résumé.

Don't put your GPA on your résumé.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By Canadiens Fan
You will get trolled for asking a question like...

You will get trolled for asking a question like this. Actuarial employers don't consider a particular internship (or a particular company) to be "better" than another, with the only exception being...
Forum: Sports 10-03-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 695
Views: 63,330
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Hey guys, I read that the interlocking grip is...

Hey guys, I read that the interlocking grip is for people with small hands. What exactly is the definition of small hands? I tried Googling, but couldn't find an answer.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-02-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 943
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Certainly there are worse answers than that, like...

Certainly there are worse answers than that, like asking for salary and benefits, for example. But the questions I listed are good ones to ask for an EL candidate.



How would you phrase it then?
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-02-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 943
Posted By Canadiens Fan
At the end of the interview, they will ask if you...

At the end of the interview, they will ask if you have any questions for them. The worst possible answer you can give is "no." You must ask a couple of questions to show your interest in the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-01-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,072
Posted By Canadiens Fan
To be honest, I quite like the idea of getting my...

To be honest, I quite like the idea of getting my summers off: play golf every day.
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