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Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing Today, 09:25 AM
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Posted By NormalDan
It's just a character, but he claims to be in his...

It's just a character, but he claims to be in his mid 40s with a wealthy uncle and spouse.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM Today, 09:19 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 47,178
Posted By NormalDan
:lol: It's creative, and probably technically...

:lol: It's creative, and probably technically right. Might be a little worried the grader doesn't immediately accept the higher unemployment => greater chance of hit and run assumption though.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1,435
Views: 82,566
Posted By NormalDan
Are you in Canada? Or do your core hours go past...

Are you in Canada? Or do your core hours go past 5/5:30?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,435
Views: 82,566
Posted By NormalDan
Trick is to get in so early that it's guaranteed...

Trick is to get in so early that it's guaranteed to be dark and then you get some light at the end
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 84,298
Views: 7,792,112
Posted By NormalDan
It definitely looks smaller in person

It definitely looks smaller in person
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:09 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
We say taylor ham here :judge:

We say taylor ham here :judge:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:40 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
Well you probably still order lox, no? You'll be...

Well you probably still order lox, no? You'll be in and amongst those ordering taylor ham (although it's hard to imagine ordering that over bacon).
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:36 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
Central Jersey is the place where they say pork...

Central Jersey is the place where they say pork roll but really want to say taylor ham.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:36 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
Don't let these charlatans lead you astray!

Don't let these charlatans lead you astray!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:20 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
Gonna have to stop you right there

Gonna have to stop you right there
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-18-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By NormalDan
I'd definitely defer to Westley on career advice,...

I'd definitely defer to Westley on career advice, although if you want to prepare for a question asking you to do a basic pricing analysis and don't have much real life experience doing it I'd...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-17-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,928
Posted By NormalDan
https://i.redd.it/v3lcxvye92h31.jpg.

https://i.redd.it/v3lcxvye92h31.jpg.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 02-14-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 47,178
Posted By NormalDan
:iatp: I also started using a pencil for note...

:iatp: I also started using a pencil for note taking from exam 8. Could be all mental but I feel like it forces me to digest the material a bit more while I write it because I can't write as...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,498
Posted By NormalDan
I agree, people commonly enter actuarial without...

I agree, people commonly enter actuarial without really thinking much about why they're doing it. I think it's a big mistake, actuarial in particular is a big commitment to make.

I didn't discover...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-14-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,910
Posted By NormalDan
:lol: guy is definitely an a-hole... for a second...

:lol: guy is definitely an a-hole... for a second I thought it was the Vsauce guy and I was like noooooooooooooooo but then I saw his full face and I don't believe it is
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-13-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By NormalDan
I'd imagine they'll give you some loss data and...

I'd imagine they'll give you some loss data and expect you to do a basic pricing analysis. It'll probably be very similar to an Exam 5 rate indication problem.
Forum: General Actuarial 02-13-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,073
Posted By NormalDan
The filtering is real

The filtering is real
Forum: Professional Surveys 02-13-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,308
Posted By NormalDan
Thanks for making me feel better! I should find...

Thanks for making me feel better! I should find out my numbers in a little under a month, actually get the bonus in a little over a month...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-10-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,728
Posted By NormalDan
:lol: Yeah one of these days I'll get a 10% bonus...

:lol: Yeah one of these days I'll get a 10% bonus and show all u ppl
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-10-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,028
Posted By NormalDan
:lol: That peril scene corrupted me for actuarial...

:lol: That peril scene corrupted me for actuarial work though. Now whenever someone mentions perils I'm thinking about Monty Python
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-10-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 3,719
Posted By NormalDan
You should counter by making her watch you...

You should counter by making her watch you (slowly) eat a banana, imo
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-10-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,728
Posted By NormalDan
That's good to hear, yeah it's painful looking at...

That's good to hear, yeah it's painful looking at how much more I could make elsewhere now with letters while sticking out at my current for the ample support, although hopefully knock out one more...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-10-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,728
Posted By NormalDan
This has definitely been something I've been...

This has definitely been something I've been dealing with... current employer gives (gave) very meh raise for ACAS and little impact on your (primarily tenure-based) advancement (regardless of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-10-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,028
Posted By NormalDan
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Forum: Careers - Employment 02-10-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,728
Posted By NormalDan
It's okay you'll learn to like it /koolaid

It's okay you'll learn to like it /koolaid
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