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Don’t hit the slopes of financial services alone



For several years, I had the privilege of being a member of the National Ski Patrol. I met hundreds of skiers with experience that ranged from beginners who needed help putting on the equipment to experts who looked for the steepest hills, the deepest snow and the trails less traveled. The ones I…

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Fear of (Not) Dying



One of the downsides of being a pension actuary is that conversations can often turn a bit morbid.  Mortality is such a heavy subject that non-actuaries (also called “people”) consciously use more pleasant euphemisms like “longevity”. Others simply take a hiatus from their regular blog to…

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