Business and Finance

Business/ Finance/Consumer

AtoZ
Databases (WH – all access)

https://www.atozdatabases.com/librarysignin?fromHttps=CFB9E27C5392A3147AA9EADB8448874D

 

Business
Plans Handbook Series

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=GVRL.businessplans&u=20398_pclc&authCount=1

 

Gale
Business Insights Essentials (FLE – all access)

http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/?u=20398_pclc

 

Gale Courses
– Online Classes

https://education.gale.com/l-lwpl/

 

 

 

Gale
Demographics Now (FLE – all access)

http://dnow.galegroup.com/dnow/?p=DNOW&u=20398_pclc

 

Gale Small
Business Collection (FLE – all access)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=PPSB&u=20398_pclc&authCount=1

 

Gale Small
Business Resource Center (FLE – all access)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=SBRC&u=20398_pclc&authCount=1

 

Business Resources – Local

 

Catapult
Lakeland

https://catapultlakeland.com/

 

CareerSource
Polk

http://www.careersourcepolk.com/

 

Central
Florida Score

https://centralflorida.score.org/

 

Central
Florida Development Council

https://www.cfdc.org/

 

Florida Small Business Development Center

http://floridasbdc.org/

 

Small
Business Development Council

https://sbdctampabay.com/polk/

 

Chamber of Commerce

 

Auburndale

https://www.myauburndalechamber.com/

 

Bartow

http://bartowchamber.com/

 

Dundee

http://www.dundeeareachamber.org/

 

Eagle Lake
(City Hall)

http://www.eaglelake-fla.com/

 

Fort Meade

http://www.fortmeadechamber.com/

 

 Frostproof

http://www.frostproofchamberofcommerce.com/

 

Haines City

http://www.hainescitychamber.com/

 

Lakeland

http://www.lakelandchamber.com/

 

Lake Alfred

http://www.lakealfredchamber.com/

 

Lake Wales

http://lakewaleschamber.com/

 

Mulberry

http://www.mulberrychamber.org/

 

Polk City (City Hall)

http://www.mypolkcity.org/

 

Winter Haven

http://www.winterhavenchamber.com/

 

Lakeland Economic Development Council

http://www.lakelandedc.com/

 

Business Resources – General

 

Bloomberg.com

https://www.bloomberg.com/

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

https://www.bls.gov/

 

Business Week

https://www.bloomberg.com/businessweek

 

US Census Bureau

https://www.census.gov/

 

Economic Indicators (US Census)

https://www.census.gov/economic-indicators/

 

Fast Company

https://www.fastcompany.com/

 

Federal Reserve

https://www.federalreserve.gov/

 

 

Forbes

https://www.forbes.com/

 

globalEDGE

https://globaledge.msu.edu/

 

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

https://www.irs.gov/

 

Sweet’s Catalog of Building Materials

https://sweets.construction.com/

 

Thomas Register

https://www.thomasnet.com/

 

United States Patent & Trademark Office

https://www.uspto.gov/

 

Wall Street Journal Online

https://www.wsj.com/

 

Small Business Resources – General

 

American Express Small Business Network

https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/

 

Entrepreneurship.org

https://www.entrepreneurship.org/

 

Findlaw’s Small Business Center

http://smallbusiness.findlaw.com/

 

Minority Business Development Agency

https://www.mbda.gov/

 

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)

https://www.score.org/

 

Small Business Administration

https://www.sba.gov/

 

Trade Show News Network

http://www.tsnn.com/

 

USA.gov

https://www.usa.gov/start-business

 

Finance & Investing

 

Bankrate.com

http://www.bankrate.com/

 

Financial Literacy for Kids

http://renegadebuggies.familieslearning.org

 

FINRA’s Market Data Center

http://www.finra.org/

 

Foreign Currency Exchange Rates

https://www.fiscal.treasury.gov/fsreports/rpt/treasRptRateExch/treasRptRateExch_home.htm

 

Investing in Bonds

http://www.investinginbonds.com/

 

Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB)

http://www.msrb.org/

 

New York Stock Exchange

https://www.nyse.com/index

 

OANDA Currency Converter

https://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/

 

Securities and Exchange Commission’s EDGAR

https://www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml

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