How do I become an actuary?
I'm looking to change my career and possibly becoming an actuary. I have some financial experience working in the banking industry, and I have a Bachelors Degree in Economics with a Quantitative Analysis emphasis. What would I need to do to become an actuary? Would I need to go back to school and get another degree, or can I get by with just taking a few classes I can take before taking the exams? Any insight would be most helpful!
Asked By: marielynn - 7/5/2008
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Answered By: Just Another Guy - 7/5/2008
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As an actuary, you could work in the life assurance or pensions industry, designing policies and calculating premiums so that the company can cover payouts and still make a profit.. You can also you could work in consultancy, advising clients on business areas that involve major financial risks such as investment funds... More
Answered By: V.T.V.RAM - 7/8/2008
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