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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,…

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    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…

  3. Major changes are coming for students preparing for Associate designations from the CAS or SOA. CAS Changes Earlier, the CAS announced their new exam S. There is still a small window where students can avoid taking exam S by taking the Applied Stats VEE course. The deadline for passing Applied Stats is August 31, 2016….

  4. 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…

  5. After each exam, we ask you, our customers, what you like about our products and, more importantly, what suggestions you have for improvement. As always, thank you to those who complete our surveys. Your valuable feedback helps us learn how to serve you better. Many of the suggestions are relatively minor, perhaps one topic is…

  6. The P May exam is over, and the results are looking phenomenal! Adapt is the overwhelmingly popular choice for students preparing for the exam, with 99.1% of survey responders having used it! Those with an EL of 7 or above had a 97% pass rate, with those with an EL between 4-6 also having high…

  7. Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to run the Drake 1/2 marathon. One benefit of long distance running is “undistracted” thinking. I’m 52, so my peak running days are in the distant past. But,this run was one of my most rewarding runs. Ironically, I wasn’t well prepared for the run. For me, running in the…

  8. This is the opportunity for you to hone your skills, build resumes, network with professionals, and increase chances for a second internship or even a full time position! Use this opportunity as a way to start developing yourself as a professional who delivers quality work. It could lead to recommendations, business relationships and more! Do…

  9. I didn’t get an actuarial internship, now what? As hiring season comes to an end, some come to realize they didn’t get the offer they were wanting and begin to feel disappointed in themselves. While an actuarial internship might have been a great learning experience and networking opportunity, actuarial internships are not the only way…

  10. Our Company started as SALT Solutions in 1995. SALT’s first product was educational content and software for upper level actuarial exams. In the 2000’s, we transitioned to the lower level exams and exited the upper level exams. With the advent of Adapt, we changed our name to Coaching Actuaries starting a new focus on the…