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									       Extension Sites
       ISU Extension sites:
           The last word
           in the URL
           tells you what
           the topic is!

       Financial Security in Later Life
             (A National Extension resource for consumers and educators)
       Investing For Your Future
              Comprehensive home-study course for beginning and intermediate investors.
              Also available in print ($16) through ISU Extension county offices.
       Guidebook for Late Savers
             Prepared by Extension with funding from the National Endowment for Financial
             Education. Available to read and work on-line, or in pdf format to print
             Available on-line at
                    Click Multimedia Access, then scroll down to Guidebook for Late Savers
       Plan Well, Retire Well
       Investing in Mutual Funds: A self-study resource guide.
              Click on Financial Management and Investing, then on Saving and Investing, and scroll
              down. (also available in print for purchase online)
       Thrifty Living: News You Can Use
       A Retirement Estimator for Farm Families

       Government Sites
       Iowa Attorney General
       Senior Health Insurance Information Program
       IowaAccess Online Housing Resources
       Iowa Department of Elder Affairs

                                                           . . . and justice for all
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                                                           in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national
                                                           origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual
                                                           orientation, and marital or family status. (Not all prohibited bases
                                                           apply to all programs.) Many materials can be made available in
                                                           alternative formats for ADA clients.
                                                           To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Office of Civil
                                                           Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 14th and Independence
                                                           Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call 202-720-5964.

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       (Government Sites, continued)
       Numerous federal government websites make it easy to find information on specific topics -
        (homeland security)

       Calculators for Investors
             -provided by the Securities Exchange Commission
               Mutual Fund Cost Calculator                   Social Security Retirement Planner
               Tax-Free vs. Taxable Yield Comparison         Ballpark Estimate Retirement Calc
                 Calculator                                   529 College Savings Plan Expense
               College Savings Calculator                      Calculator
               Loan Calculator                               Investor Quiz:
               Savings Calculator                              Test Your Money Smarts

       Internal Revenue Service
       Social Security Administration

       Private Organization Sites
       American Association of Retired Persons
       Women’s Institute for a Secure Retirement
       Consumer Federation of America
       Consumer Action
       American Savings Education Council
       National Association of Investors Corporation
       American Association of Individual Investors

       Commercial Sites
       Big Charts
       Brill’s Mutual Funds Interactive
       The Motley Fool
       Cable News Network’s Financial Network

       Note: inclusion on this list does not imply ISU endorsement of site sponsors, products or services, or of their
       policies or positions.
                                              Iowa State University Extension
                                                                                                   11/04, Wollan/VanGinkel

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