Consumer & Personal Finance

Staff Recommendations

Your Money or Your Life

By Vicki Robin and Joseph Dominguez
Book

This is probably the benchmark book in the Voluntary Simplicity movement, the book which takes us through the steps necessary to get a...»

By Kathy, Adult Services
9/1/10

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General OneFile

A large database of full-text news and periodical articles on a wide range of subjects

Value Line Investment Survey

Detailed investment information on over 1,700 stocks

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Read expert and consumer reviews, buy new and used cars
 

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Detailed reviews of consumer electronics

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Collects reviews from a wide range of sources, analyzes them, and recommends products to buy, including cars, electronics, computers, appliances, health and beauty

Federal Citizen Information Center

A one-stop source for answers to questions about consumer problems and government services

Michigan eLibrary Personal Assistance Resources

Michigan information on unemployment, foreclosure, medical assistance, and other consumer-related issues

Staff Recommendations

White tearsBy Kunzru, Hari, 1969-
"An indelible portrait of obsession, music, insanity, and race that draws us into a dark underworld of blues record collecting, haunted by the ghosts of a violent past." (Publisher note, book jacket)
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