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John S.

Wilmette, IL

$50/hour

Series #7/63 made easy by John. Registered Options Principal with CBOE

Background check passed as of 5/14/13
4.8 average from 21 ratings
Recommend John without hesitation and am so thankful we found him!
— Jane, Evanston, IL on 1/3/15

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About John

I am a former financial services professional with 30-plus years of experience with registered Broker/Dealers in the Chicago area. I have held numerous NASD and NYSE certifications including:series #3 FCM, series #4 ROP, 6 MF, 7 RR, 8 SUP, 12 BOM 24 GSP, 27 FINOP, 53 MUNI, 63 STATE, 65 INV ADV and 66 LAW.

I use my own created 600 slide power point presentation and/or a review of the study material along with an analysis of the practice exams results.
I'm a former Registered Options Principal for ten years with the Chicago Board Options Exchange. I'm available for tutoring in my Wilmette home or via the Skype application.
I am a former financial services professional with 30-plus years of experience with registered Broker/Dealers in the Chicago area. I have held numerous NASD and NYSE certifications including:series #3 FCM, series #4 ROP, 6 MF, 7 RR, 8 SUP, 12 BOM 24 GSP, 27 FINOP, 53 MUNI, 63 STATE, 65 INV ADV and 66 Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

The group rate of $35.00 per hour is available to groups of two or more students. All sessions are a minimum of two hours.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Wilmette, IL 60091
Background Check: Passed

"Recommend John without hesitation and am so thankful we found him!"

- Jane, Evanston, IL on 1/3/15

"Knowledgeable instructor"

- Florencia, Wellesley, MA on 12/5/15
Test Preparation:
Series 63,
Series 7

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Series 63

During my 30+ years career in financial services I qualified by examination of the Series #63 with the National Association of Security Dealers. I proceeded to use this information/knowledge on a daily basis while employed by Chicago based brokerage firms. This exam was a state of Illinois requirement that went hand in hand with the Series #7 and series #66 exams.

Series 7

During my 30+ years career in financial services I qualified by examination of the Series #7. I used this information/knowledge on a day to day basis throughout my lengthly career. This series #7 Registered Representative exam is required by the National Association of Security Dealers for anyone that solicits investments in financial instruments of various kinds.

DePaul University
Business

Education

DePaul University (Business)

Recommend John without hesitation and am so thankful we found him! — My son failed his first attempt at the Series 7 exam and obviously realized he needed assistance. I connected with WyzAnt reviewing various tutors’ credentials and experience. I fortunately selected a wonderful instructor named John S. My son soon learned John was extremely knowledgeable about the test information and easily related to his somewhat unusual learning style, breaking down complicated ...

— Jane, Evanston, IL on 1/3/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

The group rate of $35.00 per hour is available to groups of two or more students. All sessions are a minimum of two hours.

Travel policy

John will travel within 40 miles of Wilmette, IL 60091.