1. Written by Byron Brane, Vice President of the Actuarial Society at the University of South Florida “I chose a half measure, when I should have gone all the way.” -Mike Ehrmantraut, Breaking Bad Often in our exam preparation, we will seek out the advice of others who have already passed. When I was studying for exam P/1,…

  2. With all the changes coming to the SOA and CAS in 2018, determining the best path to getting your ASA or ACAS designation can be confusing. But depending on how close you are to reaching your goal, we can help you form a study plan to either avoid or incorporate the 2018 changes. Get all…

  3. Our FM team is working around the clock to revamp the FM video lessons for the new syllabus. The new videos will closely follow our new FM Manual. Here is a schedule of when we anticipate releasing these videos. Section Release Date 1 – Interest Measurement Available Now 2 – Annuities 3/23* 3 – Amortization…

  4. Coaching Actuaries FM Manual

    We’re excited to release our latest product for Exam FM, the Coaching Actuaries FM Manual! With content written for the FM syllabus change coming this summer, our new manual is designed help you master the exam material efficiently and effectively. Here’s what makes our FM Manual unique: Fully Online Format Our FM Manual is entirely online,…

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    Written by Shambhu Rajeev If you are a full-time college student like myself, you are probably already familiar with the expression “there are not enough hours in the day.” I confess that up until recently, I also wholeheartedly accepted this as a fact of life. I mean, how could I possibly find enough time to…

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    Ever wanted a Coaching Actuaries T-Shirt? Here’s your chance! This Coaching Actuaries blue T-Shirt is now available for purchase! Show you have the Confidence to Pass when you sit for your next exam! You won’t just look ready, you’ll feel ready. These shirts are only available while supplies last, so stake your claim before they’re gone! Sizes range…

  7. Written by Karen Liu As a senior looking back at my college career, the one piece of advice I would tell all the underclassman is that being involved will only benefit you. Whether it’s becoming more involved with professional organizations, social organizations, or both, they will make your college experience more enjoyable and even help you…

  8. Coaching Actuaries' Coach Kester (left), with DePaul University Professor and Executive Director of Fred Arditti Center for Risk Management Tom Edwalds (right)

    Coaching Actuaries was proud to be a sponsor of last week’s Midwest Actuarial Student Conference at DePaul University in Chicago! The turnout was fantastic, and we got to meet many of our wonderful customers and many other future actuaries. If you’ve never been to the conference or another like it before, here are three reasons…

  9. A look at the new Section Report

    You may have noticed that we’ve made several changes recently. The goal, of course, is to improve your test prep experience. With our new platform being live for over a month now and other changes being made along the way, I thought it would be good to provide an update on our changes. First, we…

  10. New Dashboard

    When we first launched Coaching Actuaries, we had no idea how popular it would be for students preparing for their exams. But each year, we’ve grown at a tremendous rate. One reason is because we strive to create the best user experience possible. We don’t want you to struggle finding what you’re wanting (we think…