- Dimensional Fund Advisors Website (DFA)
The Efficient Frontier
An in depth (and very technical discussion) of topics related to investment management and passive investing. Hosted by Bill Bernstein, a practicing nuerologist who also runs a very large investment management firm (minimum investment: $25 million.)
Website of New York CPA Ed Slott, one of the most highly regarded IRA experts nationally. Includes a forum with extensive discussion of technical IRA issues.
U.S. Bureau of Debt website with rules and regulations related to all US Savings bonds.
Compilation of information related to bank, CD, and mortgage rates at a local and national level.
Includes useful calculators for estimating social security benefits given different scenarios.
Hundreds of quick and easy to use financial calculators -- everything from car leases to quick retirement and investment projections.
More financial calcuators.
Website of UC Berkely finance professor, Terrance Odean. His focus, and the focus of the many published papers on his site, is behavioral finance, which is the study of why we make the money decisions we do, even when they are sometimes not the most sensible ones.
Several tax-related calculators, including one that let's you prepare a quick estimate of your annual tax liability.
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