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Banking & Money

  • Annual Credit Report - centralized service to request free annual credit reports from the three nationwide credit reporting agencies
  • Bankrate.com - news, tips and advice to compare mortgage rates, home equity loans, CDs, car loans, credit cards and money market accounts
  • CNN Money - the internet home of Fortune, Money, and Fortune Small Business
  • Currency Converter - FXConverter is a multilingual currency converter for over 164 currencies and 3 metals
  • Federal Reserve - the central bank of the United States
  • FDIC Institution Directory - Find out if your bank is insured, Find the location of your bank's branches and offices, review the history of your bank and more.
  • Financial Web - independent financial portal that provides you with a solid foundation of valuable knowledge from which to proceed to financial security
  • Financialized.com -  help for individuals interested in understanding finance. Explanations are simple and easy to digest.
  • Florida Department of Financial Services - links for consumers, insurance agents and adjusters, employers and state vendors, special programs, and much more
  • Foundation Center - nation's leading authority on philanthropy, connecting non profits and the grant makers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust
  • MSN Money / Banking - MSN Money is the comprehensive source for your money and personal finance needs. the banking section allows you to manage all your accounts from one place
  • Personal Finance Glossary - over 700 financial terms and definitions
  • Personal Finance Calculators - includes mortgage, auto loan, retirement, tax, debt and credit calculators, and many more
  • Saveandinvest.org - The tools and resources on this site will help you with the basics of saving, spending and planning for a bright financial future.
  • World Bank - vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world

Business Information Resources

Directories
  • BigBook.com - online resource for finding information and insights on businesses and retailers. Powered by Superpages.com
  • Franchise Opportunities - directory of available franchise and business opportunities across various industries and investment levels
  • Yellowpages.com - online source for comprehensive national and local business information. Subsidiary of AT&T

Government Agencies

Import/Export
  • Export.gov - brings together resources from across the U.S. Government to assist American businesses in planning their international sales strategies and succeed in today’s global marketplace
  • Florida Export Finance Corporation - export finance assistance for Florida companies
  • Kompass - business to business import and export directory
  • UN Comtrade - United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database
  • World Trade Organization - global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations
Page last updated November 6, 2013