AAII.com - American Association of Individual Investors
American Association of Individual Investors specializes in providing education that arms investors with the knowledge and tools needed to manage their finances effectively and profitably.
Comprehensive and easy-to-use site. Offers historical charts, quotes, and research on stocks, mutual funds, and indexes.
Not only financial and business news from CNN, CNNMoney.com is also home to Fortune and Money magazines.
The Dow Jones Averages
Daily averages from January 2, 1900 to the present.
Company documents filed with the Security and Exchange Commission.
Quick one-page access to the most requested company financial data (profit & loss statements, financial ratios, etc) and stock prices.
Learn all you need to know to get started in index funds.
The Investment Company Institute Mutual Fund Connection
Provides up-to-date info on the investment company industry. Helpful pamphlets can be found when you "click" on "Investor Awareness Materials."
Your one-stop education resource for all things investing.
Investor's Business Daily
Learn how to effectively use the newspaper, read selected current articles, take an on-line investment course.
Glossary of over 6,000 definitions with links between related terms.
Stock Market Quotes, Business News, and Financial News
The Motley Fool
Daily information to educate, amuse and enrich.
Mutual Fund Educational Alliance
Dedicated to no-load mutual funds where investors can track their mutual fund investments, and with direct links to American mutual fund companies.
National Association of Investors Corporation - Investment education for individuals and clubs.
S & P Index Services
Standard & Poors Global Indexes
Stock investing message board with up to the minute discussions on tech stocks, biotech stocks, gold, microcap, and more.
Vast site oppering current market info, news, research, portfolio management, banking, etc.
IRAs, Bonds, & More
The best site for information on 529 college savings plans. Includes informative and analytical information; gives links to all the state sites and other relevant information. Register for full access to the site.
Michigan Education Savings Plan (MESP)
Overview of the program including investment options, FAQs, prospectus, online enrollment or request for an enrollment kit, payroll deduction options, and more.
Michigan Education Trust (MET)
A prepaid tuition program based upon investing a fixed amount which grows in value. The site offers enrollment, student handbooks, lists of Michigan public educational institutions, etc.
Others to Check
529 Programs Managed by Investment Advisors
Almost all of the major investment companies/brokerages offer education savings plans. Use a search engine, such as Alta Vista or Google to find their websites by using the name of the company. Contact each one individually or work with your personal investment advisor to obtain the information you need to make an informed choice.