Investor Education

Investor Education is a comprehensive options resource center that provides information and education about options and supports all products traded on all OCC participant exchanges.


By e-mailing, investors may have an Investor Education representative answer their options questions and process their requests.

Live Chat

Chat live with an options professional on all trading days from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CT.

Investor Education Functions

  • Answering basic options-related questions on topics such as industry terms, product specifications and discussions about basic risks and rewards associated with options.
  • Responding to more complex strategic and operational questions for specific options trades and strategies.

While not soliciting securities or providing investment advice, Investor Education staff desire to motivate investors and brokers to look at the advantages of investing in the options market.

Learn more: Investor Education Offerings for Individual Investors

Learn more: Investor Education Offerings for Professionals