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Category: FINRA Exam Prep


FINRA Test Tips

By Securities Institute Staff
This article has been updated. Click here for the most recent information. FINRA / NASAA Exam Tips Here are some great test tips that will help you pass your exam. Don’t Question the Question – Sounds funny, but the truth of the matter is that a lot of people get into trouble on the exam... "FINRA Test Tips"

FINRA Customer Information Security

By Securities Institute Staff
Most FINRA test takers are reporting seeing more questions regarding the handling of customer information. This article will help you understand these important procedures. Security of Customer Information To fight identity theft and to protect customers from having too much of their information shared with people they have never met, the SEC enacted Regulation S-P... "FINRA Customer Information Security"

Supervision of retail communication

By Securities Institute Staff
In this article we are going to review a significant amount of information relating to the supervision of retail communications.  As you prepare to take your principal level exam, you  will want to make sure that you have mastered these topics. This information has been taken directly from our textbooks, video lectures and feedback from... "Supervision of retail communication"

Student feedback – FINRA online testing

By Securities Institute Staff
Since FINRA introduced remote online testing, we have had many students elect to take their FINRA exams in this new format.  We have spoken to literally hundreds of students who have taken the exam either from their office or home.  The results, opinions and experiences varied greatly among the candidates. In this article we will... "Student feedback – FINRA online testing"

Payment-in-kind bonds

By Securities Institute Staff
In this article we are going to review a number of different features regarding payment-in-kind bonds.  Investors who purchase this type of security may receive a coupon rate that is paid in additional bonds, shares of preferred stock or a combination of cash and securities. Some issuers, especially those who may be experiencing cash-flow problems... "Payment-in-kind bonds"

10 steps to passing your FINRA exam

By Securities Institute Staff
Objective The objective of this article is to provide test takers with the must know information about FINRA,  NASAA pre licensing exams. Once read you will have a better understanding of how the exams are administered, the testing procedures and how to prepare for your exam.     History Industry mandated licensing  requirements established by FINRA, NASAA... "10 steps to passing your FINRA exam"