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Forbes Personal Finance
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Financial Calculator Websites
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Banks and Credit Unions
Avoiding Investment Fraud
Ask and Check
GCPL's Investing Research Databases
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Compound Interest Calculator
How Long Will Your Money Last
DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE
The 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA).
Check Your Credit Report
Clark Howard's Personal Finance Advice
Why Care About Identity Theft
Ways to Protect Your Identity
Minimum Payments on Credit Cards
This video shows what can happen if you make minimum payments on a credit card.
Car Title Loans
This video shows what can happen if you borrow money in exchange for your car title.
Major World Markets Ticker
Commodities Chart Information
Standard & Poor's 100 Component Stocks
The S&P 100 Index, a sub-set of the S&P 500, measures the performance of large cap companies in the United States. The Index comprises 100 major, blue chip companies across multiple industry groups.
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Federal law requires each of the three nationwide consumer credit reporting companies - Equifax, Experian and TransUnion - to give you a free credit report once every 12 months if you ask for it. Access the website for these by clicking on the "Credit Report" link below.
The three major Credit Reporting Bureaus are Experian, Equifax, and Transunion.
Credit Card Payoff Calculator
Dealing with Debt
Impact of Paying Off Debt Faster
DOW JONES Transportation Average
The Dow Jones Transportation Average (DJTA, also called the "Dow Jones Transports") is a U.S. Stock Market index of the transportation sector, and is the most widely recognized gauge of the American transportation sector. It is the oldest stock index still in use, even older than its better-known relative, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA).