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BLOGS
Create Blogs
Blogger from Google --Free!

Locate Blogs
Internet Public Library
Google --Blog Search
"So You Want to be a Blogger?" --Time magazine article

BIOGRAPHY
A&E Television Networks >Biography 
Biography.com
Time 100:  The Most Important People of the Century  --Time Magazine
Who2?  --famous people

BUSINESS
Annual Reports
EDGAR Database of Corporate Information
PRARS Annual Reports --Public Register's Annual Report Service

Bonds
BondsOnline

Business Organizations
Better Business Bureau --Upstate New York  (start your Better Business Bureau search in the Upstate database)
Better Business Bureaus --National Database
Federation of Tax Administrators --includes tax rates
Score
Small Business Administration
Small Business Development Centers

Corporate Information
Advice for Investors: Canadian Company Profiles
Business.com
Dun & Bradstreet
EDGAR Database of Corporate Information
European Business Pages
Global Business Center --find international businesses online
Hoover's Online  --corporate information
Public Companies Sites

Foreign Exchange Rates
Oanda.com --current and past currency rates
Pacific Exchange Rates Service --foreign exchange rates
Universal Currency Converter --foreign exchange rates, automatically calculates figures

Insurance
Insurance News Network --insurance companies ratings

Magazines, Business
Home Business Magazine
Kiplinger.com
SOHO Online

Mutual Funds
ValueLine

Patents
Bust Patents.com --"Legal resources and tools for surviving the patenting frenzy of the Internet, bioinformatics, and electronic commerce."
Delphion Intellectual Property Network
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Yahoo's Patent Links

Personal Finances
Mint.com
--"The best free way to manage your money." (free software)

Small Businesses
see also
Business Organizations
Business Owners' Idea Cafe - The Small Business Gathering PlaceŽ
"Business Owners' Idea Cafe: Small Business Online serves up fast, fresh and friendly small business information. Hearty advice on how to start, finance and run a small business. There's a daily contest, tech & book reviews, guest biz experts section, CyberSchmooz chat forums, and a Fridge full of know-how. Over 8,000 pages of small business tools and resources. A 'Fun Approach to Serious Business.'"
Small Business Knowledge Base --A comprehensive free resource of small business information

Stocks
411Stocks
Bigcharts --includes historical prices
New York Stock Exchange
PC Quote
Stock Markets of the World
Stock Quotes--Yahoo --includes a link to historical prices after stock is brought up on screen

Other
Bank Rate Monitor
Best Web Sites for Entrepreneurs
BizLink Your On-Line Business Resource --company research, industry research, international business, marketing & demographics, taxes, investment & personal finance, starting a business, business forms, and patent & trademark links
Bloomberg.com
Business Council of New York
Business Nation Small Business Center
BusinessWeek Online
CEO Express --business news
CNNfn-The Financial Network
Consumer Price Index
County Business Patterns
Demographic Reports --CACI Marketing Systems
Entrepreneural Edge
Forbes.com
Fortune.com --Fortune magazine online
Inc.com
Inflation Calculator
Money Online
MortgageLoan.com --includes mortgage calculators, fixed rates by state, and more!
Motley Fool
MSN Money
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) --includes NAICS to SIC & SIC to NAICS translations
Quicken.com
SmartMoney.com
StockScape
TheStreet.com
ThomasNet
Trade Associations from Yahoo
Trade Show Central
Trade Statistics  --Office of Trade & Economic Analysis
Wachowicz's Web World:
Yahoo! Finance