• What is the risk of autonomous cars?

    Written by Angela Fang, Officer of the Actuarial Science Club at the University of Texas in Austin The level of autonomy increases in vehicles as technology and time advances. Some of your vehicles may already come equipped with automated features, such as cruise control, lane-centering, and collision avoidance. Eventually, maybe in ten years, cars with full autonomy…

  • VEE Applied Statistics

    I’m excited to announce a new feature for our VEE Applied Statistics course! To help you learn, we now allow you to count the highest of your first two attempts of each assignment toward towards your final grade. This is possible because we’ve more than doubled the size of our VEE Applied Stats question bank….

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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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    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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Young smiling asian business man looking at digital tablet sitting outside on city street

    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,…

  • survey

    The MFE July exam is over. For the first time, we received over 500 survey responses to our post-exam survey! We sincerely appreciate the time and effort survey respondents spent to provide our team with invaluable feedback. Every bit of feedback helps us to improve our products and better serve our users. Based on survey…