Saturday, December 13, 2014

Don’t Pay, It’s Free @ Your Library

The Library offers access to a variety of financial and investment resources at no cost to you!

·         Morningstar  
Morningstar Investment Research Center is an easy to navigate database designed to help you reach your investment goals. It’s a one-stop tool for collecting financial information, getting reliable portfolio analysis, learning about investment options, and getting the most up-to-date financial news commentary. Data is provided on over 14,500 stocks, 24,800 mutual funds, 1500 exchange traded funds, and 700 closed end funds. It also provides reports on over 3500 securities, offering in-depth background and analyst opinions on top investments.
This resource can only be used by one patron at a time, so if it is not available when you attempt to login please try again at a later time.  Please also remember to click "End Session" when leaving the site to allow for maximum sharing of this resource.

·         Value Line
Value line provides investment research on stocks, mutual funds, options and convertibles, and offers a family of no-load mutual funds. An unbiased and reliable authoritative resource provided in the Library. Stop by the Adult Information Desk for access.

·         Financial seminars
Dollars and Sense: Financial Planning and Investment Workshops
The Library, in partnership with Floe Financial Partners, an investment management firm located in Pasadena, will be offering a series of workshops designed to benefit your bottom line. All of these workshops are free and will be held at 6:30pm in the Cay Mortenson Auditorium. No registration is required.
Fundamentals of Investing I- January 20; 6:30pm
Learn the vital components of a plan which maps out accumulation and careful management of savings for your family’s financial goals.
Fundamentals of Investing II- March 17; 6:30pm
Learn a more detailed explanation of the most common issues one faces when managing investments during retirement and the most important concepts to be aware of to maximize income, while minimizing risk and taxes.
Mark your calendars for future sessions:
5/19/15: Fundamentals of Investing III
7/21/15: Minimizing the Risk of Identity Theft
9/15/15: Controlling Your Long-Term Care Costs
11/17/15: Charitable Giving
If you have questions please call us at 626-821-5569.

·         Financial investment books
The Library carries a large array of book on a multitude of financial topics. Click here for access to investment books or stop by the library, call (626.821.5569), or chat with us regarding different economic matters.

Is there something missing from this list, a resource you’d like to see at the Library? Let us know!

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