Terms of Use Agreement



When you sign up for or use the NEXT OPTIONS, LLC trader education service (“Service”) you agree to all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully, as they form the agreement between you and NEXT OPTIONS, LLC. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you may not use the Service. By using the Service after August 1st, 2009 you are agreeing to be bound by this Agreement, including all amendments made to date.

User Agreement

This Agreement constitutes your agreement with NEXT OPTIONS, LLC with respect to your use of the service. You must agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions contained in this agreement in order to become or remain an authorized user of the service. As used in this Agreement, “we” and “us” means NextOptions.com or any successor or assign of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC.

All comments and posts made on the NEXT OPTIONS, LLC website or information provided in any email, printed subscriptions, videos, manuals, slideshows, webinars, seminars, articles or any other documents are for educational purposes only and under no circumstances should be used as the basis for actual trading. The information provided solely with the purpose of helping our members learn our options trading techniques and methods, which may or may not be suitable for your individual needs.

Stock symbols, stock option symbols or company names mentioned in this service are purely the opinion of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC. They are not an invitation or recommendation to buy or sell a particular stock or stock option.

Under no circumstances should any person at this site or subscribers make trading decisions based solely on the information provided herein; it is for educational purposes only. NEXT OPTIONS, LLC is not a qualified financial advisor and you should not construe any information discussed herein to constitute investment advice. You should consult a qualified broker or other financial advisor prior to making any actual investment or trading decisions. THIS IS NOT A FINANCIAL ADVISORY SERVICE. You agree to NOT make actual options trades based on information provided. You are encouraged to use the education as just the beginning point, to learn our specific NEXT OPTIONS, LLC system and trading techniques. You agree to consult with a registered investment advisor, which we are not, prior to making any trading decision of any kind.

NEXT OPTIONS, LLC is NOT a registered investment advisory. Subscribing to our service or acting on any of our representations is entirely at your own risk! NEXT OPTIONS, LLC provides training, educational, and market information services through its web site located at www.NextOptions.com. NextOptions.com relies upon the “Publisher’s Exclusion” from the definition of “Investment Advisor” as provided under Section 202(a)(11) of the Investment Advisor’s Act of 1940 and corresponding state securities laws. The website, NextOptions.com, is a bona fide publication of general and regular circulation offering impersonalized investment-related advice to subscribers and/or prospective subscribers (e.g., not tailored to the specific investment needs of current and/or prospective subscribers).

Please be sure you read and understand the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options from The Chicago Board Options Exchange – www.cboe.com.

Hypothetical or simulated performance results have certain inherent limitations. No representation is being made that any account will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those shown.

You agree, by accessing this or any associated site, that NEXT OPTIONS, LLC bears no liability for any postings on the website or actions of site hosts or other members of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC. We reserve the right to deny service to anyone.

Stock options trading is a difficult task that has a large potential for losses. Stock options trading may not be suitable for all users of this site. Many people whom attempt stock options trading may lose some or all of their capital. You, and not NEXT OPTIONS, LLC assume the entire cost and risk of any trading you choose to undertake. You are solely responsible for making your own investment decisions. If you choose to engage in such transactions with or without seeking advice from a licensed and qualified financial advisor or entity, then such decision and any consequences following there from are your sole responsibility.

We are not a licensed and qualified financial advisor; we are an educational service providing members opportunity to learn and discuss specific options trading techniques. The information and commentaries are not meant to be an endorsement or offering of any options purchase, they are meant to be a guide only, which must be tempered by the investment experience and independent decision-making process of the subscriber or trial member.

Neither NEXT OPTIONS, LLC nor its principals, agents, associates or employees, are licensed to provide investment advice. No materials in NEXT OPTIONS, LLC either on behalf of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC or any site host, or any participant in NEXT OPTIONS, LLC or any of its associated sites should be taken as investment advice directly, indirectly, implicitly, or in any manner whatsoever, including but not limited to trading options on a short term or long term basis, or trading of any financial instruments whatsoever.

Right to Use

Your right to use the Service is subject to any limitations, conditions and restrictions established by us from time to time, in our sole discretion. We may alter, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any Service feature, database or content. We may also impose limits on certain features and aspects of the Service or restrict your access to parts or all of the Service without notice or liability.


You represent, warrant and covenant that you are at least 18 years old.

Code of Conduct

You agree to use the Service in accordance with the following Code of Conduct:

a. you will keep all information provided to you through the Service as private and confidential and will not give such information to anyone without the permission of the person who provided it to you;

b. you will not use the Service to engage in any form of harassment or offensive behavior, including but not limited to the posting of communications, pictures or recordings which contain libelous, slanderous, abusive or defamatory statements, or racist, pornographic, obscene, or offensive language or images;

c. you will not use the Service to infringe the privacy rights, property rights, or any other rights of any person

d. you will not post messages, pictures or recordings or use the Service in any way which violates, plagiarizes or infringes upon the rights of any third party, including but not limited to any copyright or privacy or other personal or proprietary rights, or is fraudulent or otherwise unlawful or violates any law;

e. you will not use the Service to promote any solicitation for funds, advertising or solicitation for goods or services; and

f. you will not post or transmit in any manner any contact information including, but not limited to, telephone numbers, postal addresses, e-mail addresses, web sites, or full names through your publicly posted information.

Fees and Payments

You agree to pay or have paid all fees and charges incurred in connection with your use of the Service (including any applicable taxes) at the rates in effect when the charges were incurred. We may change the fees and charges in effect for using the Service, or add new fees or charges, by posting new fees and changes on the site from time to time.

Termination of Access to Service

We may, in our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Service at any time, with or without notice, for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of this Agreement. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity, or that may otherwise affect the enjoyment of the Service or the Internet by others may be grounds for termination of your access to all or part of the Service at our sole discretion, and you may be referred to appropriate law enforcement agencies.

Proprietary Information

The Service contains information that is proprietary to us, our partners, and our users. We assert full copyright protection in the Service. Information posted by us, our partners or users of the Service may be protected whether or not it is identified as proprietary to us or to them. You agree not to modify, copy or distribute any such information in any manner whatsoever without having first received the express permission of the owner of such information.

No Responsibility

You acknowledge that we are not responsible for suspension of the Service, regardless of the cause of the interruption or suspension. Any claim against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for use of the Service during the previous 30 days. We may discontinue or change the Service or its availability to you at any time and you may stop offering the Service at any time.


Your account is private and should not be used by anyone else. You are responsible for all usage or activity on the Service.


You agree to indemnify us, our officers, directors, employees and agents, from any loss or damages, including without limitation reasonable legal fees, which we may suffer from your activities on or use of the Service, including without limitation any breach by you of this Agreement or any charges or complaints made by other parties against you. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you; provided, however, that you shall remain liable for any such claim.

No Warranties

The Service is distributed on an “as is” basis. We do not warrant that this Service will be uninterrupted or error-free. There may be delays, omissions, and interruptions in the availability of the Service. Where permitted by law, you acknowledge that the Service is provided without any warranties of any kind whatsoever either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. You acknowledge that use of the Service is at your own risk. We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any profile, advice, opinion, statement or other information recorded or distributed through the Service by NEXT OPTIONS, LLC, our partners or any user of the Service or any other person or entity. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, member profile, advice, statement or information shall be at your sole risk.

Your continued use of the Service now, or following the posting of notice of any changes in this Agreement, will constitute a binding acceptance by you of this Agreement, or any subsequent modifications.

We may modify this Agreement from time to time. Notification of changes in this Agreement will be posted on the Service as we may determine in our sole discretion. If you do not agree to any modifications, you should terminate your use of the Service. Your continued use of the Service now, or following the posting of notice of any changes in this Agreement, will constitute a binding acceptance by you of this Agreement, or any subsequent modifications.

Other Communication

We reserve the right to send you messages through the registration information provided to subscribe to the Service, for the purpose of informing you of issues, changes or additions to the Service, or of any NEXT OPTIONS, LLC related products and services.


It is important to note that the products, services and information may not be available to residents of certain jurisdictions. Accordingly, the site does not constitute an offer to transact business in any jurisdiction where such an offer would be considered unlawful.

The information provided in the Service does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any options, investment fund or other product, service or information to anyone in any jurisdiction in which an offer or solicitation is not authorized or cannot legally be made or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make an offer or solicitation. For information specific to your jurisdiction, please contact your financial advisor.

The terms and conditions applicable to any product, service or information will be those determined at the time of provision of the product, service or information. Please be aware of the laws of your country or that otherwise apply to you in relation to any of the matters described in these pages. If you choose to access the site, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local, national or international laws.


You do not have the right to assign this Agreement or any of your rights to the Service to anyone. NEXT OPTIONS, LLC has the right to assign any or all of its rights and duties under this Agreement to the Service of any third party.


Due to the nature and scope of our service, NEXT OPTIONS, LLC. has a no refund policy.


We respect your privacy. We never sell or share our mailing lists.

NEXT OPTIONS, LLC respects the privacy of our members. All information captured on this web site is for internal use by NEXT OPTIONS, LLC only as required for communication with our subscribers and interested parties. NEXT OPTIONS, LLC does not sell mailing lists, email lists, or give out any of your personal information in any way.

We are committed to protecting the personal information you choose to share with us. The following are the practices and policies used to assure your privacy and security while maintaining superior standards of convenience and customer service.

Personal Information

Registration and subscription data are the only personally identifiable information about you sought by NEXT OPTIONS, LLC. This information includes your email address and, in some cases, your name, mailing address, telephone number or fax number.

We collect no personal information about our users that is not supplied voluntarily through web forms or email. We may at times collect anonymous tracking information to gauge response to our communication efforts and the popularity of specific areas of our sites. As with all other information, this information is kept confidential for use only by NEXT OPTIONS, LLC.

We retain the right to release your personal information to proper authorities when required by law or when we in good faith believe that we must release the information in order to: (a) satisfy a legal order or comply with legal process; (b) defend the rights of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC or its affiliates or business partners; or (c) protect the personal safety of NEXT OPTIONS, LLC employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, customers or site users.


Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive by an Internet server when you visit a web site. Cookies are used by NEXT OPTIONS, LLC to allow authentication for access to subscriber-only areas of our web sites and to assure that the content you view is appropriate to your subscription status. Cookies also allow you to leave our sites and come back without having to re-enter your username and password every time (within a limited time period). NEXT OPTIONS, LLC does not use cookies to track your browsing habits or to collect personal information. Although cookies may be deactivated by the user at any time through features available on your Internet browser, it is strongly suggested that you keep them activated for the aforementioned reasons.


If you opt to receive any NEXT OPTIONS, LLC publication via email, your name and email address will be stored in our database so we can distribute the publication to you. Only NEXT OPTIONS, LLC has access to this information.

We may also use your email address to contact you with questions about your subscription or service, or to remind you of your site password, if necessary. If you submit an inquiry via email about one of your subscriptions, for security reasons we may ask you to provide additional information so we can verify your identity. Remember, in such situations we are only asking you to confirm information you have already provided us.

All of our e-letters (free or paid) are sent only to those who have specifically opted to receive the letters via email. Some e-letter issues include advertising, clearly marked as such. By opting to receive e-letters from NEXT OPTIONS, LLC, you also agree to being exposed to such advertisements.

Other than in the context of the sale of all or part of its business, NEXT OPTIONS, LLC will never rent or sell your email address, name, mailing address or other personal information to any third party. In the case of a sale of all or part of its business, NEXT OPTIONS, LLC will transfer only that information which, in its opinion, is reasonably necessary for the purchaser to continue the business. Though we hope you gain value from the messages you receive, you can choose to opt-out of receiving further messages by following the instructions provided at the close of each email.

Mailing Address

If you opt to receive a NEXT OPTIONS, LLC publication via post, we collect your postal address as part of the order process. We use it to send you the publications you have purchased. In addition to the foregoing, the only other instance where NEXT OPTIONS, LLC may transfer your name and mailing address will be in the context of the sale of all or part of its business.

Online Orders

When you purchase a subscription from NEXT OPTIONS, LLC, we will request certain personal information, including your name, email address, postal address and telephone numbers (where applicable). Other personal information you provide is not shared with third parties other than as described herein.


If you have questions about this privacy policy, please contact:

10908 Courthouse Rd., Suite 102-231
Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Last revised: September 15, 2010