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    As mentioned in my last blog regarding the new SOA curriculum changes, we created an Excel exam planning spreadsheet to help you complete your ASA by July 2018. VEE courses and the FAP modules are not included. Students will have to manage their time to complete all of the VEE courses and the FAP modules,…

  2. The SOA recently indicated there would be changes to the SOA (ASA) exam structure sometime in 2018. This was confirmed in late June when the SOA Board announced the approval of the significant changes to the Associate of the SOA (ASA) curriculum. The changes won’t be effective until July 1, 2018. For details on how…

  3. Dreams don’t become reality at the speed of light. When it comes to careers, most of us start with a dream, but we realize soon enough that real career is not just about what we want to be but also about what we can do. My journey to becoming an actuary wasn’t a straight path….

  4. If I were to write a list under the heading “Things I Wish I Mastered in School,” Excel would be surprisingly close to the top. Most of us are familiar with at least one or more Microsoft Office products. We probably consider ourselves Word experts after writing tons of essays and reports in school, and…