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Business & Finance

General Business Resources *

Access Business News
This Web-based resource (accessible with a Merrimack Library card and PIN #) consolidates current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of approximately 200 business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies and other news sources across North America.
*The Merrimack Public Library subscribes to these database so that our patrons may use them as a reference resource, both in the library and remotely. To view more subscription databases available through the library see databases.

Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) program produces monthly data on changes in the prices paid by urban consumers for a representative basket of goods and services. This data is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

NH State Library Business Resources
Links to financial, marketing, company and exchange sites; statistics, calculators and rates information.

Selected Business Websites
Compiled by the staff at the Kirstein Business Branch of the Boston Public Library.

North American Industry Classification System
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 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..

Thomas Register
The most comprehensive resource for industrial information, products, services, CAD drawings, and more.

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Directories

Business Insights: Essentials *
Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Features content for exploring a global business landscape. Includes easy-to-use company fundamentals and investment research, as well as industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more.

AtoZdatabases *
Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 215 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!
*The Merrimack Public Library subscribes to these database so that our patrons may use them as a reference resource, both in the library and remotely. To view more subscription databases available through the library see databases.

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Banking

Banx Quote
This site let's you compare bank rates nationwide and find the best banking and loan rates in your area.

Bank rates
News, tips and advice to compare mortgage rates, home equity loans, CDs, car loans, credit cards and money market accounts.

Exchange Rate
Data from the New York Federal Reserve Bank outlining exchange rates for various countries.

Loan Amortization Schedule
Use this tool to calculate principle and interest payments for loans and mortgages.

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Investing

New York Stock Exchange

NASDAQ

Securites and Exchange Commission

Historic Stock Quotes
This historical quotes tool allows you to look up a security's exact closing price. Simply type in the symbol and a historical date to view a quote and mini chart for that security.

Mutual Fund Education Alliance
Visitors can learn the basics of mutual fund investing or obtain more expanded information, data and commentary. The site serves as a clearinghouse for fund information, providing direct links to eductional topics, worksheets, calculators and commentary on a variety of subjects provided by leading fund companies.

Valueline Investment Service
Many features are available without subscriber login.

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Mortgages

Buying A Home
A step-by-step guide to the homeowning process, from the first decision through the closing, from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

ReverseMortgage.org
This site is for consumers interested in learning more about reverse mortgages. The information on this site is provided by the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA).

Reverse Mortgage Facts from HUD
Top ten things to know if you're interested in a reverse mortgage, provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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