Resources

College and Student Financial Aid

College Savings Plans Network 
Section 529 state college savings plans info.

FAFSA 
Free application for federal student aid.

Fast Web.com 

Match students to scholarships.

FinAid.org 

Student Guide to Financial Aid.

Saving for college.com 

Source for objective information about Section 529 college savings plans and other ways to save and pay for college.

Financial and Estate Planning

Consumer Price Indexes

Estate Planning Links

Inflation Calculator 

The inflaction calculator adjusts any given amount of money for inflation, according to the Consumer Price Index, from 1800 to 2005.

National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys

Reverse Mortgages 

Independent Information on Reverse Mortgages.

Savings Bond Calculator 

Find what your bond is worth today.

Generally Helpful Links

All My Faves

Altavista 

Translate words from one language to another.

Bankrate.com 

Information on current interest rates.

Barter Exchange Organization 

Organization for trade exchange owners from across the country and around the world.

Blue Book 

Kelley Blue Book – Find out what your used car is worth.

cars.com

Computer Donations 

Organization that excepts donations of old computers and keeps them out of landfills by giving them new life connecting youth to the Internet in developing countries.

Conversion calculator 

There are many sites that contain measurement converters, but one of the simplest can be found at google.com. Simply go to www.google.com. For example, type in “9890 yards in centimeters” (without the quotes) into the search field. Click your cursor arrow on the “Search” button and your answer (904341.6 centimeters) will appear. This tool works when figuring units of measure, math problems, physical constants, and conversions.

edmunds.com 

New and Used car pricing guide. This web site provides the True Market Value pricing, unbiased car reviews, ratings, and expert advice to help you get a fair deal.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Encycolpedia – Wikipedia 

Free online encyclopedia.

everyrule.com 

Web site to find the rules to games.

Fuel Cost Calculator 

Planning on hitting the road for a family vacation? Know what to expect in fuel costs before you leave. Simply enter your start city, destination, and the make, model, and year of your vehicle. The Fuel Cost Calculator instantly estimates your round-trip fuel cost based on the current average gas price in your region of the country.

GuideStar.org 

Database of nonprofit organizations.

Guinness World Records

Historical Currency Exchange Rates

HSA Insider 

Information on Health Savings Accounts

Mapquest

Moving Guides 

Moving? Tips on how to find a mover, moving calculator, cost-of-living comparisons between different cities and states, reports on schools and crime in a particular city, finding an apartment, finding a home, furniture rental, and much more.

National Do Not Call Registry 

The National Do Not Call Registry gives you a choice about whether to receive telemarketing calls at home. Most telemarketers should not call your number once it has been on the registry for 31 days. If they do, you can file a complaint at this Website. You can register your home or mobile phone for free. Your registration will be effective for five years.

News of the Weird

Official Payments Corp. 

Pay taxes and fees online.

Phone book and email directories

Public Library on the Internet

QuickQuote 

Online insurance quotes for life insurance and health insurance.

Realtor.com 

Official Site of the National Association of Realtors.

Salary.com 

Provides compensation and benefits information for various job positions.

Thesaurus.com 

Online dictionary and thesaurus.

Time / Calendar

Webmonkey 

html cheatsheet and other info.

IRS

Forms and Instructions

Internal Revenue Service Home Page

IRS Online Instructions for Forms

Latest News

Online Application – Form SS-4, Employer Identification Number (EIN)

Prior Years Forms and Publications

Publications and Notices

Publications Online

Search for Charities 

Publication 78, Cumulative List of Organizations described in Section 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, is a list of organizations eligible to receive tax-deductible charitable contributions. You may consult the paper version of this Publication, which is available for sale from the Government Printing Office or available for viewing at many public libraries. This online version is offered to help you conduct a more efficient search of these organizations. Please note that some organizations eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions may not be listed in this publication. In addition to the paper and online versions of Publication 78, you may verify an organization’s tax-exempt status and eligibility to receive tax-deductible charitable contributions by requesting to see an organization’s IRS letter recognizing it as tax-exempt or directly calling the IRS (toll-free) at 1-877-829-5500.

W-4 Calculator

State links

Stock Market

 

Tax Pro