Spring is the time when we all think about cleaning our homes and organizing our lives. Do you have your financial life organized? VBPL has a variety of resources to help you get a hold of your finances and invest for the future. Search the catalog for these subject areas for assistance with getting your financial house in order:
Our financial databases will assist you in making sound investment decisions and teach you how to get started if you are new to investing. These are available from anywhere with your library card number.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
includes information on stocks, mutual funds, and ETF’s. This database has a rich education center and a way to build your portfolio to see how your investments complement each other.
Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage
includes analysis and rankings of companies, industries, mutual funds and other investments. The Financial Education Center will teach you about a wide range of financial topics, from budgeting to investing and has a section on teaching kids about money management.
Visit our Business and Investments
research page for other financial databases, like Weiss Financial Ratings Series and Value Line.
We also offer digital financial and business magazines, like Forbes
and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
, that are available for download to your computer or mobile device. Go to www.VBgov.com/magazines
to search our magazine selection. VBPL also provides a variety of financial magazines in print in our libraries.