The Internet


Mutual Fund Investing

www.mfea.com

For both investors and beginners in need of practical guidance, the Mutual Fund Investor's Center site has detailed information on investment basics, portfolio development and retirement planning. Click on the bookstore button for free literature from mutual fund companies.

Help for Beginners

mosl.sos.state.mo.us/sos-sec/mufunds.html

The securities division of the Missouri Office of the Secretary of State created an electronic pamphlet to give the novice investor some introductory advice and background information on mutual funds. Included are topics such as risk, terms, types of funds and fees.  

More on Mutual Funds

www.greenjungle.com/pub/education/edartmutualfund.html

Peter W. Johnson, Jr., a personal financial planner and registered investment adviser, created this site to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about mutual funds. Also posted here are articles on related topics such as mutual fund taxation.  

Still More on Mutual Funds

www.moneypages.com/syndicate/faq

This Web site provides answers for both the beginning investor and the seasoned pro to questions about mutual funds. There are sections on stocks and bonds as well as links to other mutual fund sites.

The Mutual Fund Connection

www.ici.org

The Investment Company Institute's site has detailed information about mutual fund investing. Also included are pages devoted to investment trends and links to other online resources for specific categories of investors—women, for example.  

OF GENERAL INTEREST

An Electronic Classroom

www.education-world.com

Education World's site is for educators, parents, students and others. Its financial planning section includes articles and answers to frequently asked questions about college costs, financial aid and tax breaks for parents.  

The Search Is On!

searchenginewatch.com

Search Engine Watch created this site to help Web surfers find the best search engines possible. It includes reviews, tutorials and a glossary of terms to make navigation easier.  

For the Business Traveler

www.exes.com

Planning a business trip to New York? Philadelphia? Quebec? Enter your destination city in this search engine and let the links be your travel guide. Exes Travel Search gives you Web sites for booking hotels and car services and locating tourist sites in different areas.  

It's the Law

www.findlaw.com

This is a great site for all things legal including directories, news, legal organizations, law schools and Supreme Court cases from 1893 to the present. Also included on this site is a handy legal dictionary and a quick reference subject index.  

An Electronic Almanac

www.infoplease.com

Use this site for information on almost any topic—from business and economy to health and travel. You can quickly find answers to specific questions by using one of two search engines; the other is specifically for biographical research.




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