The Naperville Public Library is a Trusted Source!
The Library is one of the best places to go for unbiased investor education and research. Whether you're a novice or experienced investor, you'll find reputable, independent analysis that will help you select and monitor your investments. Click here to access NPL online investing resources, including Morningstar, Value Line, and Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage.
- Choosing Investments
Learn the advantages, disadvantages, risks, and costs of different types of investments.
- Dollars From Sense
Designed by experts to help college students understand the basics of personal finance and investing.
- FINRA BrokerCheck
Free online tool to help investors check the professional background of FINRA-registered brokers and brokerage firms.
- Getting Ready to Invest
Assess your current situation and create goals.
- Google Finance
A free site to access general financial information, featuring investment news, personal finance topics, and information about the economy.
- How to Read a 10-K Report
From the SEC Office of Investor Education and Advocacy.
Useful articles, investor dictionary, tutorials, and free tool
Comprehensive investor education site created by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
- Yahoo Finance
Useful free financial site featuring economic news, personal finance topics, and information about investing.