5 Podcasts and Blogs for Actuarial Science Enthusiasts

May 13, 2024


Are you ready to dive into the world of podcasts and blogs to discover the latest industry news, practices, and research? If you’re passionate about actuarial science, podcasts and blogs offer a convenient and entertaining way to expand your knowledge and curiosity. Grab your headphones and let’s explore the five best podcasts and blogs to empower your passion for numbers!

1. Society of Actuaries Podcasts

Overview: The Society of Actuaries (SOA) podcast provides valuable insights, discussions, and interviews on various topics within the actuarial profession. Hosted by industry experts and leaders, the podcast covers a wide range of subjects, including actuarial exams, industry news, professional development, and emerging trends. With engaging content and expert perspectives, the SOA podcast offers valuable resources for actuaries at all levels of their careers seeking to stay informed and enhance their skills.

BONUS: To expand awareness of the Foundation’s crucial work and celebrate 30 years of success, we are releasing four podcasts during 2024. We are grateful to have the SOA host our 30th anniversary podcast, listen to the latest podcast here.

2. Live with the Maverick

Overview: Hosted and founded by Dominic Lee, Live with the Maverick focuses on maximizing the impact and value of actuary professionals on a global scale. The podcast features actuary professionals, risk management, and analytics. This podcast is perfect for students and experts in the profession who are seeking to develop and grow in their career.

3. Actuary Voices Podcast

Overview: Actuary Voices is the official podcast of the American Academy of Actuaries. This podcast brings listeners thoughtful conversations on the role of professionalism in both actuaries’ day jobs and the Academy’s public policy work.

4. Etched Actuarial

Overview: The Etched Actuarial blog is Brea Fried, an Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA). The blog is a valuable resource for aspiring actuaries. Brea offers valuable insight including exam study tips, career advice, industry insights, and more! With a focus on helping future actuaries navigate the complexities of exam preparation, career development, and professional growth, the Etched Actuarial blog serves as a trusted guide for those seeking to excel in the actuarial profession.

5. The Casualty Actuarial Society Roundtable

Overview: The Roundtable is the official blog of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a professional organization whose purpose is the advancement of actuarial science applied to casualty, property, and similar risks. The Roundtable blog serves the purpose of an interactive forum for discussion on important issues within the CAS and the actuarial profession.


Whether you’re an actuary or a student studying actuarial science, these podcasts and blogs offer a wealth of insight, education, and entertainment. Broaden your horizons and let your curiosity soar to new heights!

Categories: Blog, Foundation News