• Exam MLC is challenging. It’s the only preliminary exam with a written-answer portion, which can seem daunting when you’re used to the multiple-choice CBT format. These are some helpful approaches you can take to preparing effectively for this exam. Keep these in mind when you’re studying and you’ll feel more prepared on exam day. Master Your…

  • 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…

  • Our LTAM team is working around the clock to create products to prepare students for the LTAM exam. Here is a schedule of when we anticipate releasing each of our LTAM products.   Section Section Name Manual Videos Adapt 1 Survival Model Available Now Available Now Available Now 2 Insurance Available Now Available Now Available Now 3 Annuity Available Now Available Now Available Now 4…

  • Our MLC team is working around the clock to revamp the MLC video lessons. The new videos will closely follow our new CA MLC Manual, and are instructed by Coach Dave Kester, FSA, MAAA. The goal is these new videos can be used by students preparing for the October 27, 2017 exam.  Here is a schedule…

  • We’re actively working on improving MLC Adapt for those taking the exam next May: Done: Video solutions for Fall 2015 exam have been created. Adapt topic weight has been revised to be consistent with the Spring 2016 syllabus. New questions on the new pension topics have been authored. All five sets of written-answer practice exams…

  • Thanks to everyone who took our surveys over the last couple of weeks! We were pleased with the results and wanted to share some feedback. LC: 78% of our survey recipients rated Adapt either Excellent or Good. 58% of our survey recipients rated the Manual either Excellent or Good. ST: 86% of our survey recipients rated Adapt either Excellent or Good. 75% of our…

  • The Graded Exams contain 2 Full Paper Exams and both multiple-choice and written-answer questions. Our graded written exams help recreate the actual exam situation and are graded by Coaching Actuaries Staff. You can purchase here: https://www.coachingactuaries.com/MLC-Additional-Products. We are also now offering two VEE courses. They will begin Oct. 8. 1. VEE for Microeconomics 2. VEE for Macroeconomics See…

  • Written by Miguel García de León: I’d like to share my experience during the MLC exam under the new format. During the first hour of the examination I would have to say that I felt very good. My first impression of the multiple choice section was that questions were actually more “straight-forward”, as the SOA…

  • I have visited with many students preparing for the Spring 2014 MLC exam. Every one of them seems to have this fear of the short answer style problems. My question is quite simple: Why? Ok – I can hear some of the reasons. Every exam thus far has been multiple choice. It is always good…

  • Written by Jeremy: Last spring, Tonya Manning, then president of the SOA, together with three young actuaries, gave a seminar at Columbia University’s MS in actuarial science program (where I am a student). The three actuaries took turns talking about their careers and answering questions from the floor. As they spoke, it emerged that they…