Q: Who can become a member of the Atlanta Actuarial Club?
A: Members of any recognized national or international actuarial organization, those pursuing actuarial exams and/or performing actuarial work, and retired actuaries are eligible to become members of the Club. Refer to our Constitution (Article II -Membership) for more details.
Q: How do I become a member?
A: If you are interested in being a member, send an e-mail to the Atlanta Actuarial Club Secretary with your contact information. Our Secretary will then add you to our distribution list for future event announcements. As payment of dues (if any) is required for membership, you will be billed for the amount of annual dues. Refer to our Constitution for more details (Article VII - Dues).
Q: Is there a fee to join?
A: The Club currently does not charge its members dues, although this could change in the future. The only fees charged by the club are those associated with a specific event (for example, a luncheon meeting) at the time of registration.
Q: Who comes to the Atlanta Actuarial Club meetings?
A: Many Atlanta-area companies who employ actuaries as well as university students pursuing an actuarial science-related degree are represented at our meetings.
Q: How do I find out about an upcoming Atlanta Actuarial Club event?
A: The Club's website contains information on all upcoming events within the Activity & Events section. In addition, the Club sends out an e-mail to those on our distribution list in advance of an event. If you have not received information on upcoming events and would like to be included on our distribution list, please send an e-mail to our Secretary with your contact information. Also, in some cases, the SOA will send out information on upcoming events to those actuaries who are listed in the SOA/CAS Member Directory.
Q: How often are meetings held?
A: The Atlanta Actuarial Club holds a minimum of 2 regular meetings each year at which members gather for a specific program and/or speaker(s). In addition, a minimum of 2 informal events (e.g. happy hours) are held each year. Special interest meetings may be held at the discretion of the Club's officers.
Q: Where are these meetings held?
A: Meetings may be held at a variety of Atlanta area venues. Refer to the specific event's meeting notice and/or the Activities & Events portion of this website for the location of a particular event.
Q: How do I recommend potential topics or speakers for a meeting?
A: If you would like to speak at one of our upcoming meetings or would like to recommend a particular speaker and/or topic, please contact any of the officers with your ideas.
Q: Does the Atlanta Actuarial Club provide study groups or exam preparation classes for those taking actuarial exams?
A: The Club does not provide study group or exam preparation classes for exams. If you are interested in learning more about exam support, please visit the Society of Actuaries and/or Casualty Actuarial Society websites.