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Welcome to Contingencies, the magazine of the actuarial profession. Contingencies is a bimonthly, full-color magazine that explores the issues driving the insurance and financial services industries. It is written for actuaries as well as general readers with an interest in a range of financial and social concerns. Readers include professionals in fields such as law, risk management, and benefit administration, as well as government policy-makers. Articles tackle subjects that are important to our readers—Social Security, Medicare, managed health care, insurance regulation, benefits trends, and more.

Contingencies (ISSN 1048-9851) is published by the American Academy of Actuaries, 1850 M Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20036. The basic annual subscription rate is included in Academy dues. The nonmember rate is $24. Periodicals postage paid at Washington, DC, and at additional mailing offices. BPA circulation audited.

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