The following websites provide access to reference tools and other resources relevant to business, finance, and economics.
Searchable dictionary of 329,000+ acronyms, abbreviations and initialisms. Search results can be
displayed either alphabetically or in the most popular order.
Better Business Bureau
Excellent resource for information about specific U.S. and Canadian companies.
Business Reference Sources
The American Society for Indexing's list of links to online resources for small business owners.
Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics
Attempts to cover all terms and concepts from international economics, trade, and finance, with a
bibliography of sources and a picture gallery of the diagrams of international economics.
Finance Terminology for Beginners
A good resource for those needing a basic introduction to financial terminology.
IABC International Association of Business Communicators
IABC is a learning community for professionals committed to improving the effectiveness of organizations
through strategic communication. Includes full-text documents on business ethics, among other resources.
A rich source for investment and financial information. Includes helpful tutorials, financial
calculators, and an excellent dictionary/glossary with links to related terms.
A virtual library of business-related information, including dictionaries, encyclopedias,
legislation, and links to library catalogs.
MortgageLoan.com Personal Financial Glossary
Definitions of over 700 mortgage and finance-related terms, as well as over 100 personal finance calculators.
New York Times Glossary of Financial and Business Terms
Over 2,500 terms with hyperlinks to related concepts.
NOLO Law for All
Full-text legal reference works, forms, documents, and information centers in many specialties.
Links to over 100 online dictionaries and glossaries of business and finance-related terms.
Small Business Administration (SBA)
Links to a wealth of information for small business owners.
Structured Settlement Calculator
Provides estimates of payouts for annuities and other long-term investments. The website also contains various reference tools that may be useful for business indexers.
10,000 Year Perpetual Calendar
Just what it says: every date you ever wanted to know.
Online version of the most comprehensive online resource for finding companies and products manufactured in North America.
The Ultimate Guild to Self-Employed Health Insurancee
A detailed guide to health insurance issues and terminology, from HealthInsure.org.
Universal Currency Converter
Quick conversion tool for all currencies.
YourDictionary.com Specialty Dictionaries
Full-text English language dictionaries for accounting, advertising, business, economics, labor relations, marketing, and other business-related fields.