This site from the AARP offers a number of resources for caregivers, including information on preparation of the home, other housing options, legal and insurance guidance and end-of-life concerns.
The UK’s Guardian maintains this site which indexes the latest news about stem cell research and embryology. There are also links to further information about genetics, medical research, etc.
FixYa is a comprehensive site which houses technical support, manuals and troubleshooting tips for a variety of consumer products. This site can also be used to locate a repair service for a particular product.
From the Canadian government, the BioBasics site offers a great introduction the world of biotechnology. Includes information on genetically-modified foods, genetic engineering, sustainable development, and much more.
This site from the Tennessee Department of Revenue contains current information on sales and use taxes in the state. Most useful are the sales tax charts and the information on tax rates on the left of the page. Click on “Local Tax Option Rates” for information on Memphis and Shelby County taxes.
From ResourceShelf: “PropertyMaps.com,(www.propertymaps.com) the leader in online real estate search, partnered with RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com), the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, to offer visitors instant access to over 1 million properties – updated daily – including pre-foreclosure, bank foreclosures and foreclosed homes via auction…Using popular mapping tools such as Google Maps, Google Earth, and Microsoft Virtual Earth, PropertyMaps.com enables people to quickly search and easily visualize millions of real estate listings by plotting their locations and local market data free of charge. PropertyMaps.com is the first Internet site to provide map-based access to the authentic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) databases that are used by Realtors nationwide.”
The Economic Research Institute uses the 990 forms from nonprofits to study executive compensation. Their holdings are accessible for the public to search in their online library. To search for a nonprofit’s financial information, enter any part of the organization’s name in the search blank. An advanced search is available.
This site is also a great resource for nonprofit salary information. Use the menu on the left to access compensation information.
See also: Guidestar