Indiana Business Information
in the Michiana Area
- Links to online postings of jobs in South Bend, Mishawaka,
Elkhart. Includes national job sites as well.
- Features over links to large job databases such as Monster.com
- Indiana's Job Bank
- A huge database which can be searched by category and state, county and city.
- Jammin Jobs
- A job site with lisitings of thousands of jobs nationally
- Project Future acts as a catalyst between the community and
prospective businesses, while working to enhance the economic
environment of South Bend, Mishawaka and all of St. Joseph
- Provides county, state and national business data from the
Economic Census taken every five years.
- Stats Indiana
- Assess to data files for most counties in Indiana. Includes
statistics on South Bend SMA, Indiana Business Review magazine
and County Profiles.
- Indiana Business
- Data from Indiana Workforce Development, U.S. Bureau of
Census. Economic and demographic info for and about the state of
- NYNEX Big Yellow
- A service designed to locate businesses across the United
States - - quickly and efficiently.
- Popular list of top 500 U.S. companies ranked by annual
- Hoover's Online
- Great for school reports on major U.S. Companies. Gives a
concise history and current info.
- Annual Reports Resource Center
- Annual reports for all public companies.
- PRN Company
- Company News On Call gives you the latest news from hundreds
of the most exciting public and private companies. Get the
full-text news minutes after it is transmitted by PR Newswire or
find stories stored for as long as a year.
- Survey of
- Full-text of the monthly compendium of articles and
statistics about state, regional and US business and economic
- Thomas Register
- Allows you to search by company, product or location. Login
Small Business Information
- Business Startup
- This site allows you to search for businesses for sale. It
has investment info about the nations's top franchises. Also
sample business plans.
- The Ed Lowe Foundation
- SmallbizNet is an Internet-based clearinghouse of free and
low-cost information designed to support entrepreneurs, small
business owners, and the organizations that assist them.
- Small Business
Administration's Outside Resources Hotlist
- List of business resources consisting of numerous
.com's Small Business Homepage
- Has sample Marketing Plans, marketing forms, CCH Business
Owner's Toolkit and Customer Satisfaction Survey .
Small Business Profiles
- Profiles small businesses in all states for 1995-1997.
- Work at Home Ideas and Opportunities
- This site reviews popular home business ideas and opportunities.
Stocks, Bonds & Mutual Funds
- Bonds Online -
Treasury and Savings Bonds
- Compute the redemption values for a savings bond. Gives the
inflation index, regulations etc.
- CBS Market
- Industry analysis, annual financials, historical quotes back
Commerce & Electronic Markets
- Gives stats about online buying/shopping for ethnic groups.
- Investing In
- Provides excellent background information for anyone
thinking about investing in bonds.
- User friendly glossary for investment terms. Gives quotes,
news, weekly, monthly and daily commentary on the stock market.
- The Motley Fool
- Includes a list of the 50 best companies with historical
data and information about companies financial status.
- Articles and advice about mutual fund investing.
- SEC Edgar
- Annual reports, 10 Q's, and other reports that public
companies must file with the SEC.
- Hosted by MIT, this site has won many awards for excellence.
Has stock charts and mutual fund charts that are updated daily,
plus the most frequently graphed stocks of late.
- Yahoo Stock
- Get the latest stock quote, news about your favorite stock
and a yearly chart.
- Strong Funds
- Market updates, retirement planning, 401(k) plans and the
Mortgage & Interest Rates
- Use the mortgage calculator to get mortgage rates.
- Provides bank card info, mortgage rates, CD rates and
various other rates for banks and credit unions.
- Monthly prime interest rates with back dates.
World's Richest People --Forbes
- Includes an annual ranking of the world's richest people.
Search by name, net worth or country.
- Access to the full-text of American Demographics. Great for
- Better Business Bureau
- Gives charity reports with pie charts for many organizations
showing where their donations go.
- Business Week
- Business news, in-depth profiles of E-business companies and
a list of movers and shakers in the world of E-business.
- Business Wire
- Retail sales for companies, corporate news including
hi-tech, health and entertainment companies.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Includes regional economic information, surveys,
publications and current statistics.
- The current month's Consumer Price Index for All Urban
Consumers and Urban Wage Earners. Includes the percent increase
from one year ago (the inflation rate) plus the change from
- Economic Bulletin
- Gives the current statistics for many government indicators
such as the CPI, PPI, Trade and Imports/Exports.
- Trends & Issues at the office and white collar
Women's Business Center
- Articles offer special advice on marketing, finance,
management, technology and procurement.
- Moving soon? Here is a database allows you to compute the
equivalent salary you will need in your new location.
- Roth IRA
- Provides technical and planning info on IRA's to consumers.
- Universal Currency
- This program, which is updated daily, converts one major
currency to any other major currency.
- Wall Street Journal's
Money and Investing Update
- Continually updated news stories from the business and