The Chicago Board Options Exchange offers many powerful educational tools to boost your options education, so that you can use options wisely. The following resources are available to you online by visiting our website:
Advisor eNews ADVISOR eNEWS: Keeping in the tradition of excellence in options education and information, CBOE has created a monthly, electronic newsletter only for the financial professional. Advisor eNews will update you on new products and technology at CBOE, review trading strategies and give you special discounts toward our educational programs. Register for this on line newsletter by visiting
CBOE eNews CBOE eNEWS: With this weekly, online newsletter, you will receive news from CBOE, a weekly market wrap-up, options facts and strategies and commentary from the Options Institute. To register, please visit
Options Toolbox THE OPTIONS TOOLBOX: The Options Toolbox is CBOE's leading educational software designed to enhance your understanding of exchange traded equity options, index options and LEAPS and the many strategies that can be used for fine tuning your investments. Download a copy of the Options Toolbox at
CBOE Library CBOE LIBRARY: At the CBOE Options Library, you will have access to the vast collection of CBOE's educational brochures, strategy worksheets and software. Visit to download these educational materials, all available in .pdf format. (If you do not have Adobe Acrobat, you may download it from there).

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. Prior to buying or selling an option, a person must receive a copy of Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Copies of this document are available from your broker or The Options Clearing Corporation, 400 S. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60605, or by calling 1-800-OPTIONS. The articles contained in this Special Report are intended for broker use only and not public distribution. The strategies discussed are for educational and illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell any option contract or other security. Commissions, taxes, and transaction costs are not included in any of the calculations included in the discussions. Investors should consult a tax advisor as to how taxes may affect the outcome of contemplated options transactions. CBOE and Chicago Board Options Exchange are registered trademarks of the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated. 2003 Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated, All Rights Reserved.