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Forum: SoA Exams - General 02-23-2016, 03:46 PM
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Posted By Chris Walken
Haven't passed a written exam yet in 4 attempts....

Haven't passed a written exam yet in 4 attempts. ugh.
Forum: SoA Exams - General 07-21-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,839
Posted By Chris Walken
I believe it means you got between 50% and 60% of...

I believe it means you got between 50% and 60% of the points required to get a 06.
When I saw my individual scores, it just looked strange that most were 01, 02, 09, or 10. But maybe I just really...
Forum: SoA Exams - General 07-21-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,839
Posted By Chris Walken
I'm interested in hearing what you discover. I...

I'm interested in hearing what you discover. I got a 5 also and had several 01s where I thought I had written a reasonable answer.
Forum: SoA Exams - General 07-13-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,193
Posted By Chris Walken
Up to 32 and still going....

Up to 32 and still going....
Forum: Exams - General 07-20-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Chris Walken
Number of tries

What's the most number of times you've ever heard of someone taking one exam? I've heard of many people taking an exam 4 times, but nothing beyond that.
Forum: EA Exams 07-07-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,328
Posted By Chris Walken
Faxed my request on 6/28. Got it in the mail...

Faxed my request on 6/28. Got it in the mail yesterday (7/6). At least now I have time to get comfortable with my failure before the weekend starts.
Forum: SoA Exams - General 07-07-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,193
Posted By Chris Walken
Unhappy the saga continues.....

Well, I didn't pass. No exam left to take in November, so if I can pass in May and Nov 2011, I will finally be done. Although, I've never passed 2 in a row so I may be looking at 2012. Wow, this...
Forum: SoA Exams - General 01-22-2010, 09:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,193
Posted By Chris Walken
Interesting...I guess I have the most grade...

Interesting...I guess I have the most grade slips. And by "interesting", I mean horribly depressing. This is not helping me get motivated for May (my 24th May/Nov sitting! Yay!). Creating this...
Forum: SoA Exams - General 01-21-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,193
Posted By Chris Walken
If pre-2000 transition grade slips were shown, I...

If pre-2000 transition grade slips were shown, I would actually have 33! Wow, I suck.
Forum: SoA Exams - General 01-21-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,193
Posted By Chris Walken
Grade Slips

In my SOA profile under My Transcript, I have 25 grade slips. Can anyone beat that? I still have 2 exams, the new FSA module, and DMAC for FSA I'm trying to figure out if I've been taking exams for...
Forum: Design and Accounting Exam 12-01-2008, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,935
Posted By Chris Walken
So....what's the verdict? Textbooks, EDGE study...

So....what's the verdict? Textbooks, EDGE study package, and possibly the EDGE seminar? No Actex?
Forum: EA Exams 05-14-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 18,640
Posted By Chris Walken
Did anyone catch that for the DC\DB vested...

Did anyone catch that for the DC\DB vested benefit question, the particpant was only 17 at DOH? Therefore, I didn't count the first year of service and used 2-7 and 2-6 graded vesting. But, I'm...
Forum: The Infinite Actuary 04-04-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,782
Posted By Chris Walken
Angry Log-in Problems?

Anyone else having trouble logging-in to TIA website? Two days ago I couldn't log-in, yesterday I could, today I can't. WTF?
Forum: PD Subforum 01-04-2008, 04:47 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,703
Posted By Chris Walken
Thumbs up Done with PD.

Done with PD.
Forum: PD Subforum 12-21-2007, 01:09 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,703
Posted By Chris Walken
I've left voicemails with people at the SOA, so I...

I've left voicemails with people at the SOA, so I hope to hear something today. I'm already swamped next week, so I'm dreading the thought of adding 7 PD credits to my schedule.....:(
Forum: PD Subforum 12-20-2007, 05:06 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,703
Posted By Chris Walken
Exactly. The SOA says I have 22 non-approved...

Exactly. The SOA says I have 22 non-approved credits, but it looks to me like JBEA programs are SOA approved. When I was creating my plan, I discussed all of this with the FSAs in my office and...
Forum: PD Subforum 12-20-2007, 04:17 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,703
Posted By Chris Walken
Thanks. It's JBEA in section A.1.c under Plan...

Thanks. It's JBEA in section A.1.c under Plan Components.
Forum: PD Subforum 12-20-2007, 02:38 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 30,703
Posted By Chris Walken
SOA/Joint Board Approved

I received a email saying that 7 of my SOA Approved credits were rejected because approval by the Joint Board is not equivalent to SOA approval.

I believe that Joint Board approved training...
Forum: Modules 6-8 07-27-2007, 03:32 PM
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Posted By Chris Walken
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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-26-2007, 06:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,798
Posted By Chris Walken
My favorite ever...."A Fish Called Selma". So...

My favorite ever...."A Fish Called Selma". So many classic Troy McClure lines.

Parker: Troy! Mac Parker. Ever hear of... Planet of the Apes?
Troy: The movie or the planet?
Parker: The...
Forum: Modules 6-8 07-25-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,913
Posted By Chris Walken
It seems that some people did not get the pop...

It seems that some people did not get the pop quiz. Strange....

Goblin - I'm disappointed that you've chosen to ignore the Code of Silence.
Forum: Modules 6-8 07-24-2007, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,913
Posted By Chris Walken
Greatest thread ever.

Greatest thread ever.
Forum: Modules 6-8 07-20-2007, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,212
Posted By Chris Walken
Thumbs up I used my assisstant's work as much as possible -...

I used my assisstant's work as much as possible - copying word for word whenever I could - and I passed.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-31-2006, 06:31 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 9,509
Posted By Chris Walken
.12 is not drunk enough to not know what you're...

.12 is not drunk enough to not know what you're saying. He believes what he said; the alcohol just gave him the balls to say it.

Mel Gibson is still trying to please his jew-hating,...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-13-2005, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 806
Posted By Chris Walken
!!!!!

!!!!!
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