Resources on the Web
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- The Garrett Planning Network, Inc.
An international affiliation of professional Fee-Only financial advisors, dedicated to serving people from all walks of life on an hourly, as-needed basis, founded by Sheryl Garrett, CFP®, AIF®, one of the Top 30 Most Influential People in Financial Planning.
Colleges & Financial Aid
- College Board Online-The College Board Library
Student and parent information. College planning news, tools and resources.
- College Savings 101
Basics about saving for college.
- Smart Saving for College
Advice for saving for college
- US Department of Education – FAFSA Online Calculator
- 403 (b) Wise.com
Teachers: Check out ’’The Wise Guide To Your 403-b’’ – a book available at two comprehensive 403-b websites – and other timely information at http://www.403bRetire.com.
- Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
Information about Certified Financial Planner™ licensees and the financial planning profession, including what it takes to become a CFP® professional and tips on how to select a financial advisor.
Investor quotes, charts, news and a variety of financial planning information.
- National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)
Information about NAPFA and Fee-Only financial planners, including why choose a Fee-Only financial advisor.
- Yahoo! Finance
Financial news and commentary on U.S. and world markets, plus investment, loan and insurance centers.
- The Motley Fool
Financial news and advice.
- Social Security Administration
News and how-to information on tax withholding, obtaining a replacement card or Statement of Earnings and Benefits, etc.
The consumer insurance guide. Insurance quotes and educational information.
Educational information plus instant insurance quotes from over 300 companies.
- Wall Street Journal
Interactive edition. All the news of the WSJ plus 24-hour-a-day updates.
- Greg Mankiw’s Blog
Economic commentary from an Harvard economist.
- Tax Foundation
Tax news and trends.
- A Useful Guide For Disaster Preparedness and Planning
Market commentary plus the latest business headlines from CNBC / MSNBC / Wall Street Journal.
The Wall Street Journal’s online magazine of personal business. Information on stocks, bonds, mutual funds, the markets and more.
- Morningstar Online
Primary provider of mutual fund research. Market reports and investor information. Your first second opinion.
- Mutual Fund Investors Center
Educational center with planning tools and mutual fund tracking features.
The benchmark for quality financial education. Investment information, research and screening tools.
- Annual Credit Report
All about investing and personal finance.
Investment, mortgage, insurance, tax, banking and retirement information, plus online quotes.
- Internal Revenue Service
Tax forms, publications and information.