Rhode Island's Online Reference Center
Links for business owners, investing, and news on business and economics.
International business news – stock reports, economic news, and politics.
Additional business news from Bloomberg media.
Economics made clear.
A top publication for business news.
Business news and home to the Fortune 500 list of top grossing corporations.
Business and economic news related to Providence and Rhode Island.
Promoting the businesses and sights of the East Bay.
Development and promotion of the businesses of Providence.
Federal support for local chambers of commerce.
Request and retrieve your free annual credit report.
How to responsibly and safely use a credit card.
Access to all of your financial information, including bank accounts, credit cards, bills, mortgages, loans, and, credit scores.
Search for detailed profiles of millions of businesses, including a map-based search.
Finding people, places, and businesses.
Find the best local businesses in half the time.
Search more than 6,000,000 companies in the US.
Local search site in Canada.
Find companies and products in North America.
The standby for looking up addresses and phone numbers.
User reviews for restaurants, stores, parks, and all sorts of businesses.
Aggregator of financial rate information.
Professional–level investment research tools.
Free, but parts of site are fee-based.
Multimedia financial-services company dedicated to building the world’s greatest investment community.
Market analysis and investment advice.
The world’s largest stock exchange.
Buy and redeem securities from the US Treasury.
Take part in the online trading market.
Stock values and predictions.
Search for patents and inventions, and protect your intellectual property.
Patent search instructions from the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
New and creative ways to spread the inventive spirit.
Public records on population, property and taxes by town.
Non-profit organization dedicated to helping people start and grow their businesses.
Support for both new and established small businesses in the state.
Provides free, confidential counseling to small businesses in Rhode Island and nearby Connecticut and Massachusetts.
Start-up information, as well as federal loans and grants.
Assistance to micro-entrepreneurs and businesses at the neighborhood level, accessible to mid/low-income residents.