I did my undergraduate in pure mathematics and recently after a three year break I decided to get a master's degree in Actuarial Science. I am in the second week of classes and I feel completely lost. ...
I tried Google but there isn't much information on this and I would really like some insights into actuarial studies, the mathematics involved and how it compars to the mathematics in a bachelor of ...
Recently I read a comment from an actuary that a lot of the math they studied as part of the program they never actually used. I'm not interested in becoming an actuary, but I'm interested in ...
I'm currently reading Kellison's book, The Theory of Interest. I've reached the chapter on Effective Rate of Discount and it's somewhat confusing. The book explains it as a loan where interest is paid ...
I heard that they are difficult. Is this true? Are they like the qualifying exams in grad school? For example, is the probability exam and the financial math exam comparable to qualifying exams (e.g. ...