• Written by Kaitlyn Fleigle of Maryville University As we all know, actuarial science requires a high level of mathematical and analytical skills. However, I have recently realized the extent that other skills play in the success of an actuarial candidate – namely technical and soft skills. Typically, technical skills may come easier than soft skills for…

  • Thanks for choosing Coaching Actuaries to help you prepare for Exam FM! Below are a few recommendations on how to use our products. Phase 1: Learn To learn the material, read the online manual and/or watch the video lessons. Attempt the examples on your own even if you have seen the solution. Do your best…

  • Thanks for choosing Coaching Actuaries to help prepare for Exam MLC! Below are a few recommendations on how to use our products. Phase 1: Learn To learn the material, read the online manual and/or watch the video lessons. Attempt the examples on your own even if you have seen the solution. Do your best to…

  • Written by Bryce Peterson of the University of Michigan There are many important decisions that you, a student actuary, will make in your journey to a successful actuarial career. Among these are which school to attend, which society to pursue credentials with, and which companies to apply to. However, one of the most important choices a young…

  • Written by Shambhu Rajeev of Binghampton University The basis of communication and learning is asking meaningful questions and seeking rich answers. We do this every day in many forms, explicitly and implicitly, whether that is by asking direct questions to other people or doing a quick online search or even looking inward and questioning ourselves….

  • The MFE July exam is over. So far, we received over 300 survey responses. We 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. The MFE July exam was the first to use MFE’s…

  • We’re excited to release our latest study tool for Exam P, the Coaching Actuaries P Manual! With the content from our printed and PDF versions, our new online manual is designed help you master the exam material efficiently and effectively. Here’s what makes our P Manual unique: Fully Online Format Our P Manual is entirely online, so no matter…

  • 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….

  • 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,…

  • 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…