What is an actuary?
An actuary is a business professional who uses strong mathematical skills to predict, model and track financial risk.
Do I have to be an ASA or FSA to join?
No, membership is available to any actuarial candidate who has passed at least 1 exam (SOA or CAS) and has at least 1 year of experience.
Can I use PAC meetings for SOA Continuing Professional Development credit?
Yes - most of the PAC luncheons do qualify for continuing professional development (CPD) credit.
Determining whether a particular presentation qualifies is the responsibilty of the attendee. See the SOA webpage for details about the CPD program.