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Smart Investors

websites and links for investors.
General Investment Resources
Basic investment tools for those wanting to educate themselves in the 'how to's' of investing.
Investments in companies that pay dividends to owners of Stocks.
statistical and economic data
FINRA Resources
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority supports innovative research and educational projects that give underserved Americans the knowledge, skills and tools necessary for financial success throughout life.
BONDS are debt investments. They represent a loan you make to an institution—a corporation, government, or government agency—in exchange for interest payments during a specific term plus the repayment of your principal when the bond comes due. Because the income you receive from a bond is generally fixed at the time the bond is created, bonds are often considered fixed-income investments.
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.