Business and Investments Web Sites
Recommended by the Richland Library staff, these web sites are helpful for topics ranging from investing and banking, currency enxchange rates, finding a reliable company or charity to doing business in the local community.
Provides easy-to-understand information on mortgages, credit cards, checking accounts, and other consumer financial information.
- Better Business Bureau
Allows consumers to view reports on companies and charities.
Allows investors to create and compare stock charts.
- Consumer Price Index
This site contains the Consumer Price Index as computed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- Currency Exchange
Provides exchange rates from 164 countries.
- Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce
A comprehensive online resource for doing business in the Greater Columbia area.
- Investor Education and Assistance
This SEC site provides a variety of services to address the problems and questions investors may face.
Provides research and commentary regarding mutual fund investments.
- SC Chamber of Commerce
The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce is the state's business trade association, operating as a non-partisan, non-profit organization, and representing businesses, industries, professions and associations of all sizes and types.
- Small Business Administration
This government resource provides information for anyone starting or growing their small business.
This site replaces the Thomas Register, no longer available in print, to help locate manufacturers, distributors or service providers in the United States and Canada.