Information for Ordering Textbooks and Study Manuals

Distributors of Textbooks and Study Manuals

The Society of Actuaries provides this information as a convenience to its candidates. None of these services are sponsored or endorsed by the Society. It is not necessaryto use any of these services, but many candidates choose to take advantage of them.

Please note that the Examination Committee expects candidates to read the material cited in the Syllabus and to use other material as a complement to the primary sources rather than a substitution for them.

Abacus Learning Institute, Inc–EXAMS P, FM, MFE, MLC and C

  • Online material and courses: P, FM, MFE, MLC and C
  • Live face-to-face seminars: MLC and C
  • 9119 Hwy 6 South, Suite 152
  • Missouri City, TX 77549
  • ph: +1-855-Abacus1 (+1-855-222-2871)
  • email:

ACTEX Learning/Mad River Books–All Exams

  • 4 Bridge Street
  • PO Box 715
  • New Hartford, CT 06057
  • ph: +1-800-282-2839 (in the United States and Canada)
  • ph: +1-860-379-5470
  • f: +1-860-738-3152
  • email:

Actuarial Bookstore–All Exams–United States and Canada

ASM (Actuarial Study Materials)–Exams P, FM, MLC, MFE, C and EA–1, EA–2(Segment F) & EA–2(Segment L)

    BPP Professional Education–Exams P and FM

    • Comprehensive Study Programs (Textbooks, Study Guides, Online lectures, Q&A banks, Flashcards)
    • Online Practice Exams
    • Available from

    Cambridge University Press–Exam MLC Textbook

    Coaching Actuaries-Exam P, FM, MFE, MLC, C, VEE, GHC, GHA, GHS

    • ADAPT: Online practice tests-Exams P, FM, MFE, MLC and C
    • eManuals: P, FM, MFE, MLC, C, GHC, GHA, GHS
    • Printed Manuals: P, FM, MFE, MLC, C, GHC, GHA, GHS
    • eCourse (ADAPT, online ASM manual, video instructions): P, FM, MFE, MLC and C
    • Mobile Flashcards: Exams P, GHC, GHA
    • Student discount available, contact support for details.
    • email:

    The Edge–Retirement DA, FR and RPIRM Exams, and FAP

    • Exclusively at The Actuarial Bookstore and ACTEX
    • +1-800-582-9672 (in the United States and Canada only)
    • +1-603-430-1252 (outside the United States)
    • email:

    FIA Bookstore - Textbooks for All Exams; Study Manuals for Exams P, FM, MFE, FSA Exams, ERM, QFI, ILA Tracks

    Howard Mahler's Actuarial Study Guides–Exams MFE, C, CAS S, CAS 5 and CAS 8

    The Infinite Actuary–Exams P, FM, MFE, MLC, C, GH Core; Specialty and Advanced, ILA–LFV, LRM and LP, EA–1, EA-2(Segment F), EA–2(Segment L), ERM, CFE–FD, SDM, QFI Core

    PAK Study Manual–Exams ERM, CFE, SDM, QFIC, QFIA, IRM, LP, LFV and LRM

    Wiley-Blackwell—Exam C

    XP Actuarial - Exam CFE-FD, SDM and ERM