links – Finance & Investment

Databases

Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier provides comprehensive coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance, etc.

Value Line Investment
Online Investment Database

Financial Data

Bankrate.com
Provides rate information on products such as credit cards, mortgages, loans, and more.

Bonds Online
Use for information on bonds.

Earnings.com
Financial data for individual investors, including company earnings, dividends, and meeting information.

Hoovers
Provides company information and industry overviews.

Morningstar
An important site for analysis and data regarding stocks and funds.

NASDAQ
Provides NASDAQ stock information and industry news.

New York Stock Exchange
Official site of the New York Stock Exchange and American Stock Exchange.

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
SEC filings and forms.

Financial News

Barons
The online version of Barron’s financial magazine.

Bloomberg
Useful for financial news.

CNN Money
Finance news from CNN.

Dow Jones
Leading provider of financial news.

Personal Finance

Life Cycle Financial Planning
Provides comprehensive information about investment basics, home buying information, college financing information, and “crisis survival” information. With subject information broken down by “life cycle” a specific user group will have access to free articles. Extras include a checkbook balancer and financial calculator tools.

Consumer Reports Money
Provides access to a broad range of personal finance and money management topics including; banking and credit, personal investing, insurance, consumer protection, retirement, travel, family finance, shopping strategies, how to videos, and current financial news topics.

Budget Worksheet
A free budget worksheet provided by Morningstar. Be sure to print out a copy of this worksheet in order to track your monthly income and expenses.

Motley Fool Personal Finance
The Motley Fool web site provides an informative forum specifically about Personal Finance. Learn easy budgeting techniques.

Financial Literacy
“This website is brought to you by 22 Federal entities that work on improving financial literacy and education. It is a central place for unbiased, reliable information and materials on financial topics of interest to you.”

Annual Credit Report
Free credit reports.

AARP
Financial and retirement planning information from the AARP.

USA.gov
Information regarding all aspects of personal finance from the U.S. Government.

USAToday Calculators

Provides various financial calculators for topics such as auto, mortgage, credit card, and retirement.

401K Help Center
Basic information on the 401K.

Learn More About Finance and Investment

Financial Terms Glossary
From accrued interest to zero coupon bonds, you can use this site to learn the definitions behind various financial terms. Browse and search alphabetically through this informative glossary.

The Investor’s Clearinghouse
Use to learn all about investing.

Investopedia
A dictionary and encyclopedia for investors.