A to Z Databases
This database provides information on millions of United States  businesses and households. Business entries list name, address, telephone, CEO, Type of business, revenue and more.

This website provides information on US manufacturers. Users can search for products by type of product, company name or brand and can also narrow geographically.

RI Economic Development Corporation
RIEDC provides information on Rhode Island business and industry. It offers advice for business people and links to labor market information such as wages and unemployment.

Providence Business News
The online version of the newspaper has the latest information on business across Rhode Island.

Rhode Island Small Business Development Center
This agency provides online training and in-person workshops to help people to start, operate, and build their own business. The website includes online training in Spanish.

Morningstar, famous for commentary on mutual funds, also has a free website. The site contains information on stocks, funds, and discussions on financial topics of interest such as retirement planning.

Yahoo Finance
Yahoo provides market summaries and statistics for the United States and international markets. It also provides numerous articles relevant to current financial issues. Yahoo also contains historical quotes for companies.

Google Finance
Google’s website provides market information, currency rates, and sector summaries. It also provides articles on current issues affecting the economy.