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Inflation Calculator adjusts any given amount of money for inflation
according to the Consumer Price Index from 1800 to 1998.
This calculator computes the monthly principal and interest payment
on a mortgage.
UNIVERSAL CURRENCY CONVERTER
This site allows the viewer to perform interactive foreign exchange
This site provides information on over 100,000 public and private companies.
Browse by Industry includes Natural Resources, Manufacturing, Computer
& Software, and Consumer Products.
Provides primary information for sales prospecting and research on over
50,000 High-Tech Companies, private and public.
The Business Center features: Industry Information, Quotes Plus
Lookup, Markets, and Economy links. In addition, Other Resources
and Market Center links offer an array of options for the viewer.
This site provides a listing of the Fortune 500 companies. A company
snapshot is provided to the viewer. In addition, a CEO List and
Industry List should prove useful.
Hoover's provides Companies, Industries, and Company Directory links.
Company Capsules includes address, officers, sales, and employment information.
INDUSTRY RESEARCH DESK
The Industry Research Desk provides tools to research industries, markets,
companies and manufacturing processes.
KansasCity.com offers an extensive list of links to businesses located
in the greater Kansas city area.
THOMAS REGISTER OF AMERICAN MANUFACTURERS
Thomas Register provides pertinent information about approximately 157,000
US and Canadian manufacturers. Free registration is required.
AMERICAN DIRECTORY ASSISTANCE
--Reverse Phone Look-up
INTERNET 800 DIRECTORY
US WEST DEX
SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
This well organized Internet site offers a wealth of human resource
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Publications, Safety & Health, etc.
AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE
Amex.com provides a view of market activity: InfoQuotes, News, Portfolio
Tracking, Screening, Equity and Index Options, and Index Based Investments.
EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system) performs
automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of
submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms
with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Motley Fool provides an extensive array of investing information including:
Quotes/Data, News & Commentary, Stock Strategies, Message Boards, and
a Customized Portfolio.
NASDAQ STOCK EXCHANGE
Nasdaq.com provides a visual depiction of market activity: InfoQuotes,
News, Portfolio Tracking, Screening, Equity and Index Options, and Index
NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
NYSE features Quick Quote, The Trading Floor, Market Information, Glossary,
and About the NYSE.
WALL STREET RESEARCH NET
WSRN is a comprehensive site for investors on the Internet. Stock
Center, Research, What's New, Resources are offered.
CBS MARKET WATCH
CBS Market Watch offers a wealth of information which includes:
Market Data, Portfolios, Mutual Funds, Personal Finances, and Discussion.
CNNfn provides extensive business and financial news. The site
features: Top Stories, Latest News, Markets & Investing and
Special Reports & Features.
Ft.com features News & Analysis and Research & Data links.
The Current and Global Archive provides Company News, Market Prices,
Market News, and Industry Briefs.
KANSAS CITY BUSINESS
This Week's Contents presents the Daily Edition, Leading Stories, Industry
News Columns, Strategies in Small Business, and Editorials.
PR Newswire provides immediate corporate news suitable for media, business,
financial community, and individual investors. The Multimedia Section
features Audio and Video news stories.
PATENTS & TRADEMARKS
US PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
The primary services provided by US PTO include processing patents and
trademarks and disseminating patent and trademark information.
SIC CODES & NAICS CODES
INDUSTRY CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (NAICS)
NAICS has replaced the 1987 U.S. Standard Industrial Classification
(SIC) system. This site provides information concerning the new
system for classifying business establishments.
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU
The Better Business Bureau provides instant access to business and consumer
alerts and other helpful resources. The BBB Services Online offers:
Alerts and News, BBB Help Desk, and Business Report Databases.
The Department of Labor has provided an online rendering of the Small
U.S. BUSINESS ADVISOR
U.S. Business Advisor provides businesses with one-stop access to federal
government information, services, and transactions. Business Development,
Financial Assistance, Taxes, Laws and Regulations, Workplace Issues,
etc. are included.
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS DATA
BLS provides Most Requested Series, Selective Access, Series Report, FTP
Sites, News Releases, and Economy at a Glance. Employment and Unemployment,
Prices and Living Conditions, and other statistical categories are offered.
COUNTY BUSINESS PATTERNS
The County Business Patterns database provides county, state, and national
level business data for 1977-1995. The data is collected annually
by the Census Bureau.
This site provides statistical information pertaining to the economy of
the United States. Charts, trends, and articles are featured.
ECONOMIST COUNTRY BRIEFINGS
This is a good source for quick, relatively up-to-date profiles on sixty
countries. This resource provides access to a fact sheet with basic data
as well as an economic and political forecast for the month.
FAOSTAT is an online, multilingual database currently containing over
1 million time-series records covering international statistics.
Production, Trade, Food Balance Sheets, Population information is available.
Fedstats provides easy access to the full range of statistics and information
generated by more than 70 agencies in the United States Federal government.
ON THE WEB: BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY
University of Michigan Documents Center provides an extensive meta-index
to statistical web sites and individual statistical publications which
are arranged in broad subject categories.
Bankrate.com provides consumers with financial data, research, and editorial
information on investment and non-investment financial products.
DEBT REDUCTION PLANNER
The Debt Reduction Planner determines whether the viewer has too much
debt and provides a plan for reducing the debt.