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General Reference
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Finance & Consumer Info


Financial Literacy Center
Banzai has partnered with SECNY FCU and Fayetteville Free Library to bring you clear, in-depth lessons to help you dive into the financial topics you care most about. Use retirement, savings, and other calculators to help you make financial decisions. Get virtual coaching and read articles on topics such as buying a home, getting a loan, saving for college, and more.

Free rate information for consumers on more than 300 financial products, including mortgages, credit cards, car loans, checking and ATM fees, and home equity loans.
Manage your personal finances with easy budgeting, investment tracking, credit checks, and more.
Find financial planning tools and guidance about investing, provided by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
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AARP: Money
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Consumer Info

Kelley Blue Book
Research used car values, new car prices, and compare models

Manuals Online
Find user manuals and free owners instruction guides.

Official U.S. Government website, including recalls from various Federal Agencies.

Consumer Search
Compiles product reviews to give shoppers the information they need to choose the best products.

Health & Wellness

Mayo Clinic
Disease and condition information provided by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.

Health information from the National Library of Medicine

Merck Manual Home Edition
Explains disorders, who is likely to get them, their symptoms, how they’re diagnosed, how they might be prevented, and how they can be treated. is the most popular, comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information online. Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products.

Benefits Checkup
Answer some questions to find benefit programs that can help you pay for medications, health care, food, utilities and more. All from a reliable and trusted source. From the National Council on Aging.

Healthcare Bluebook
A guide to help you determine Fair Prices in your area for healthcare services.

NYS Physician Profile
Find profiles for all licensed doctors of medicine and doctors of osteopathy who are registered to practice medicine in New York State. From the Department of Health.

MEDLINEplus: Directories
MedlinePlus provides links to directories to help you find health professionals, hospitals and clinics, and other healthcare facilities and services.



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