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Ask an Actuary:

Lauren Bahun (front row left), Matthew Feryus, ASA (front row right), Kevin Jansen, FSA, MAAA (back row right), Andrew France, FSA, MAAA (back row left)

We've asked actuaries to describe the path that led them to an actuarial career and their typical work day. They also gave their advice for you as you are exploring the actuarial career. For this installment, we featured four actuaries from Florida Blue, a health insurance company based in Florida: Lauren Bahun (front row left) - Actuarial Analyst, Matthew Feryus, ASA (front row right) - Senior Actuarial Analyst, Kevin Jansen, FSA, MAAA (back row right) - Managing Actuary, Andrew France, FSA, MAAA (back row left) - Actuarial Director.

Find out their advice for you as you are "exploring the actuarial career."

In The News:

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    The Future Actuary, Fall 2015
    Included in this issue: A Mini-guide to Getting the Most of Your Time - for Future Actuaries, The Actuary’s Perspective: A Series of Informational Videos for Future Actuaries, Actuary, Top Job for Millennials, and much more.

    A newsletter of the Society of Actuaries/Casualty Actuarial Society.

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    Apply for the 2016 CAGNY Scholarship
    The objective of the scholarship is to further students' interest in the property/casualty actuarial profession and to encourage the pursuit of the Casualty Actuarial Society designations.
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    Apply for the 2016-2017 CAS Trust Scholarship
  • Watch The Actuary’s Perspective Video Series
    The Casualty Actuarial Society is excited to announce the release of a series of short videos, titled The Actuary’s Perspective, that will help you gain a stronger understanding of the actuarial profession. In each video, actuaries provide a first-hand perspective on their work and advice for those pursuing an actuarial career.
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    Register for Actuarial Career Day with Robert Morris University
    The 13th Annual Actuarial Career Day with Robert Morris University provides an opportunity for all students interested in actuarial careers to interact exclusively with local and national actuarial employers. Students from RMU and all other schools in the region are invited to attend.
  • Future Actuary
    The Future Actuary Spring 2015
    Included in this issue: Property and Casualty Insurance – Past, Present, and Future, SOA List of University Actuarial Programs, The Essentials of an Actuarial Career, CAS Offers New Statistics Exam, CAS Student Central: Your Portal to a Promising Future, and much more.

    A newsletter of the Society of Actuaries/Casualty Actuarial Society.

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If you've thoroughly exhausted BeAnActuary.org and you're looking for more details about the life of an actuary, then: 1. you've found your calling and 2. check out the web sites of the Casualty Actuarial Society and Society of Actuaries.