Government Resources · Economic Indicators & Finance

Budget of the United States Government
Budget of the U.S. Government for fiscal years 1996 through the present. Also includes a variety of special publications (Historical Tables, Analytical Perspectives, Citizen's Guide to the Budget, etc.).
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Includes personal income, consumption, exports and imports, and government spending. Also covers National Income and Product Accounts, Gross Domestic Product, and Foreign Direct Investment in the US.
Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research (FRASER)
Historical economic statistical publications, releases, and documents.
Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
Financial and economic data including producer and consumer price indexes, employment and population statistics, interest and exchange rates, etc.
Federal Reserve Interest Rates – Current Release
Lists current rates of various Federal Reserve investments.
Federal Reserve Statistics - Release and Historical Data
The Federal Reserve Board publishes information on a variety of interest rates and monetary aggregates daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly.
Investor Information
Consumer-oriented site that answers savings and investing questions and provides tips on how to avoid financial fraud. From the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
New Economic Releases (NBER)
NBER (comprised of leading U.S. research universities and national economics organizations) provides a list of information and indictors on the status of the U.S. economy. Free email notification of new economic releases is also available.
Treasury Direct
Daily update of the Government's public debt. Also includes information on U.S. Treasury bills, notes, bonds, and other government issues.
U.S. Savings Bonds Online
Everything you need to know about U.S. Savings Bonds from Redemption Values to Purchasing Bonds. Includes an easy-to-use Savings Bond Calculator.