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A pathfinder designed to educate people who are interested in managing their money.

Financial Electronic Resources

Morningstar Mutual Funds Online
Library Use Only
Morningstar® Mutual Funds™ Online provides fast and easy access to Morningstar Mutual Funds in a PDF format. Download the latest issue under Most Recent Issue, select an entire group of funds to review under Download Reports by Category, or find a specific fund under Search.


Valueline Investment Survey
Library Use Only
An independent weekly investment advisory service; covers all 1700 stocks. Users have access to three sections: Selection and Opinion, Ratings and Reports, Ratings and Reports Expanded Edition.

Some Recommended Audiobooks

Bach, David Debt - free for life [sound recording] : [the finish rich plan for financial freedom] New York, NY : Books on Tape, c2010. Call # CD 332.024 BA

Town, Phil Payback time [sound recording] : [making big money is the best revenge] Westminster, MD : Books on Tape, c2010. Call # CD 332.6 TO

Town, Phil Rule #1 [sound recording] : the simple strategy for successful investing in only 15 minutes a week! Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, c2006. Call # CD 332.024 TO

Zhang, Charles C. Make yourself a millionaire [sound recording] : how to sleep well and stay sane on the road to wealth Burlington, NC : McGraw - Hill Audio, c2003. Call # CD 332.024 ZH

Print Resources

 

Non Fiction
Clyatt, Bob Work less, live more : the way to semi-retirement Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2007. Call # 332.024 CL

Fowles, Debby The everything personal finance in your 20s & 30s book : erase your debt, personalize your budget, and plan now to secure your future Avon, MA : Adams Media Corp., c2003. Call # 332.02 FO

Garrett, Sheryl Personal finance workbook for dummies Indianapolis, IN : Wiley Pub., Inc., c2007. Call # 332.024 GA

Glink, IIyce R. 50 simple things you can do to improve your personal finances : how to spend less, save more, and make the most of what you have New York, NY : Three Rivers Press, c2001. Call # 332.024 GL

Morris, Virginia B. Guide to understanding personal finance New York, NY : Lightbulb Press, c2006. Call # 332.024 MO

Personal finance for seniors : what the IRS, banks, and insurance companies don't want you to know Peachtree City, GA : FC&A, c2005. Call # 332.024 PE

Tyson, Eric Personal finance for dummies Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2012. Call # 332.024 TY

Young Fisher, Sarah and Shelly, Susan The complete idiot's guide to personal finance in your 20s & 30s Indianapolis, IN: Alpha Books, c2009. Call # 332.024 FI

Educational Videos

 

The end of poverty ? [videorecording] Canoga Park, CA : Cinema Libre Studio, c2010. Call # DVD 362.5 END

The nine steps to financial freedom [videorecording] Hollywood, CA : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2004. Call # DVD 332.024 NI

The laws of money, lessons of life [videorecording] / produced by Twin Cities Public Television, Inc. ; writer, Suze Orman ; producer, Phylis Geller ; director, Joe Brandmeier. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2003. Call # DVD 332.024 LA

Women & money : owning the power to control your destiny / Suze Orman ; produced by Twin Cities Public Television, Inc. St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN ; producer, Phylis Geller ; co-producer, Kathy Travis ; co-producer and writer, Suze Orman ; director, Joe Brandmeier Arlington, VA : Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2007. Call # DVD 332.024 WOM

Your life, your money [videorecording] : empowering young adults to get their money right New York, NY : PBS Distribution, c2009. Call # DVD 332.024 YOU

World Wide Web Resources

Yahoo! News Full Coverage: Personal Finance
http://news.yahoo.com/i/1204;_ylt=AlA9n7hyACeiuksheqPBSZmyBh...

“Features current news stories related to personal finance. Also links to news sources, opinions & editorials, magazine articles, video sources, and related Web sites.”

 

Sound Money
http://marketplace.publicradio.org/episodes/show_rundown.php...

“Website for the personal finance- and investment-related public radio program, hosted by Chris Farrell. You'll find tips and features, highlights from the current program, and an archive of past shows (in RealAudio format). Searchable.”

 

401khelpcenter.com
http://www.401khelpcenter.com/

“All of the basics of 401K. Contains information on comparing 401K, regulatory changes, analysis, and trends.”

 

Good Money
http://www.goodmoney.com/

“Provides information about socially and environmentally responsible investing, consuming, and business practices.”

 

Money - U.S. Government Consumer Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/results.tpl?id1=18&startat=1&--woS...

“The Money section of the U.S. Government Consumer Information Center has online pamphlets covering money, credit and financial planning, such as credit protection laws, purchasing over the internet, investing wisely.”

 

USA Today - Money - Calculators
http://www.usatoday.com/money/perfi/calculators/calculator.htm

“Offers a host of financial calculators found under the following topics: Mortages, Autos, Credit, Retirement, and Savings. Answers questions like how much you can borrow, what your loan payments will be, how depreciation will effect the value of your car, should you convert your IRA to a Roth IRA, how much it will take to save for a car or home, and much more!”

Subject Guide

Recommended E - Books

Bussing - Burks, Marie Money for minors [electronic resource] : a student's guide to economics Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, c2008.

Leonard, Robin Money troubles [electronic resource] : legal strategies to cope with your debts Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2003.