Recommended Investment Databases
American FactFinder - Your source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data.
Bureau of Labor Statistics - The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.
BigCharts The most comprehensive and easy-to-use investment research website with interactive charts, quotes, and much more.
Business News from Google
Business.gov - Business.gov helps small businesses understand their legal requirements and locate government services from federal, state and local agencies.
Doing Business - The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 183 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level.
EDGAR - Use EDGAR to search a company's SEC filings and forms.
FedStats - This site provides access to the full range of official statistical information produced by the Federal Government without having to know in advance which Federal agency produces which particular statistic.
FINRA The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is the largest independent regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States, protecting America's investors by making sure the securities industry operates fairly and honestly.
Index Universe The website aims to provide the industry's best news, columns, research and features about the dynamic field of index-based investing and trading.
International Monetary Fund - The IMF promotes international monetary cooperation and exchange rate stability, facilitates the balanced growth of international trade, and provides resources to help members in balance of payments difficulties or to assist with poverty reduction.
Investing In Bonds created by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) to help educate investors.
Investopedia Resource for investor education, personal finance, market analysis and tutorials.
MortgageLoan.com Calculator - An online mortgage resource with over 100 financial calculators.
MSN Money Personal finance , investing and financial news.
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board: EMMA The official source for municipal disclosures and market data
Mutual Fund Education Alliance A national trade association of mutual fund companies that offer funds direct, through supermarkets or through third-parties and financial advisors.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) - This is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.
SEC Introduction to Mutual Funds This brochure explains the basics of mutual fund investing — how mutual funds work, what factors to consider before investing, and how to avoid common pitfalls.
Statistical Abstract of the United States - The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
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