The Series 7, while difficult, is NOT an insurmountable task. With proper preparation and adequate review you can pass this exam.
I studied for an passed the Series 7 on my FIRST try with an 88%. My preparation took around 60 hours in roughly a one month time frame.
While I was reading the curriculum, I created COMPREHENSIVE study notes (110 pages) which details all the major information that needs to be known for the exam.
If you went to undergraduate and have a business degree, you can pass the exam with my notes alone (110 pages) vs. the 300 some other providers provider, along with test...