Becoming an Actuary at 30, 40 or 50

If you’re thinking about becoming an actuary in your 30s, 40s, or 50s, you might be wondering if you’ve missed your opportunity. Are you too old? Is it too late?

The good news is that you’re definitely not too old nor too late. Lots of people have done this before and managed to successfully switch to the actuarial career.

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Is ACTEX sufficient for Exam P?

The ACTEX study manual is one of the most popular study guides for Exam P.  But is it all you need to pass? Here's what I've found Passing with the ACTEX manual, as well as other free resources available online, is definitely possible.  It's a great study manual...

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The Best Exam FM Study Guide (2022)

If you’re studying for Exam FM soon, you’re in the right place! I’ve helped hundreds Exam FM candidates on their journey to passing the exam. So, in this post I’m going to go through the most popular study materials available right now.

The most popular study guides for Exam FM are ASM, TIA and the Coaching Actuaries. These will teach you all the math concepts you need for the exam. In addition, you can get personal, step-by-step guidance on how to prepare for the exam by joining the Study Strategy Program.

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Should I be an actuary? (The why YES and the why NO)

If you’ve ever wondered “Should I be an actuary?” – this post is for you!

The short answer: If you’re looking for a career that will challenge you and allow you to use your mathematical expertise on a daily basis, then becoming an actuary is a viable choice for you. However you should also consider the fact that passing actuarial exams is difficult and will take thousands of hours of your own time to study for over the next 5 to 10 years.

But becoming an actuary is a big choice, so I’m sure you want more details than that. So, that’s what I’m going to talk about in this post!

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