General Real Estate
- The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
website offers a wide selection of important information relative
to real estate in the US.
- The Internal Revenue Service. Tons of reference publications on
very important matters for the individual or small business owner.
Homeowners can find information relative to home ownership and investors
can find information pertinent to investment, real estate and otherwise.
Real Estate Commision - The North Carolina Real Estate Commission
governs the practice of real estate brokerage in the state, and
offers consumers a way to obtain free information, even certain
legal advice, as related to real estate in NC.
Mae - Fannie Mae is a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE)
chartered by Congress with a mission to provide liquidity, stability
and affordability to the U.S. housing and mortgage markets. This
website includes helpful information on a variety of topics including
tips to help avoid mortgage foreclosure.
Real Estate Investing
Homes - Steve Cook's website offers a great deal of down to
earth, realistic information on real estate investing.
Real Estate Online - one of the largest sites dedicated to the
real estate investor.
Maker's Cafe - a robust site offering a lot of resources for
the real estate investor.
Club - another great site for online communication and learning
Financial Reference and Investing Information
Association of Individual Investors - an excellent site with
lots of reference information. Consider joining this service as
the price is an outstanding bargain.
- This is an excellent site to help you stay on top of rate changes
in the market.
Finance - Lots of resources for the individual investor.
Orman - Check out the Resources tab for useful information.
- Eighty years of financial advice now online.
Trust Company - one of the few financial custodians that offers
high yield, non-traditional investment options through your retirement
- a free office productivity
software suite similar to MS Office.
FireFox - a free alternative browser. Excellent alternative
to MS Internet Explorer.
Web Editors - CoffeeCup offers several high quality, low costs
website development and management software.
- free FTP client, very useful for managing website files.
- a free application similar to WinZip that allows you create and
open files compressed using the popular ZIP format.
- one of the best financial management packages for the small and
medium sized business. Enterprise versions are also available as
well as online versions.
Reader - a very useful free application essential for reading
Alarm - a free personal firewall to protect your computer from
outside intruders. Also available in corporate versions.
AntiVirus - important antivirus software to protect your computer
PC BackUp - excellent desktop backup software for creating IMPORTANT
backups to your digital data. Based on the robust Veritas BackupExec
of Health & Human Services - lots of resources to assist
you in your search for optimal health
Square - provides free access to high quality health and wellness
- one of the best online sites for health and wellness information
Health - an excellent resource for general health related information
Extension - a site focused on leading edge topics such as aging
Healthy Self - a useful site with lots of helpful reference
information on personal health.
Living - a site with lots of information and resources to help
you simplify your life