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Open for business

USA TODAY Online's Marketplace provides online purchasing opportunities with leading online vendors. It also features links to related news stories that provide specialized product information useful to your purchasing decision. In coming months, a proprietary online classifieds area will be added to complement and augment the newspaper's own classifieds.

Answers for your golf questions

Some of the finest teaching professionals in the country could eliminate your slice.

News for the road

Catch up on the latest news and trends in the auto industry. You'll also find links to city-by-city auto loan rates, weather for the USA's interstate highways and more.

Four new calculators

Let us do the math for you on tuition, retirement, consumer and car loans.

Ask our Answer Desk!

Confused about shopping for computer stuff? We have the answers.

The Motley Fool

The Motley Fool's writers will provide analysis of this information that is timely and fun to read. Look for their daily features, Today's Pitch, Lunchtime News, Evening News and Fool Portfolio, in the Money section.

Play the market

Buy low, sell high and trade stocks daily playing Internet's hottest stock challenge.

Track oil, gold, bonds

You can now monitor the price of gold, oil and 30-year Treasury bonds. This section of the Money news is refreshed every two minutes.

Bank Rate Monitor

The Money section has added Bank Rate Monitor to its list of offerings. Bank Rate Monitor allows you to locate the lowest mortgage, home equity, credit card, consumer loan, and savings rates in your area. Bank Rate Monitor is accessible off the Money front and also through the Market Scoreboard.

Exclusive travel package

USA TODAY and Travelocity team up to offer unique coverage of both leisure and business travel. Readers can find information on hundreds of destinations. They also can check for lowest airfares and buy tickets online.

Car column

Auto expert James R. Healey test drives the latest cars in his weekly column.

Market scoreboard

Dow chart on Money front now links to charts for Nasdaq, S&P 500, NYSE and Amex indexes. Charts are updated every two minutes. Stock quotes feature can now handle up to ten symbols at a time.

Special Bonus Section

Flying on business. The lore and allure of legroom. Or, forget about legroom and buy a piece of a corporate jet. A special section on business travel.

On The Web

Explore the latest happenings in cyberspace in a weekly column by technology editor Sam Vincent Meddis. Includes: Mac users practice community journalism -- with a vengeance.

Lottery results

We update six times a day. Lotto and daily numbers from every state that plays. A week's worth of numbers are kept in our archives.

Personal Wealth index

Personal wealth is a USA TODAY online guide for investors, consumers, savers and spenders. We hope it becomes a wealth of information for those who understand - or want to understand - the value of money.

Ask John Waggoner a question

USA TODAY columnist John Waggoner answers your mutual fund questions every Monday.

Inside Wall Street

Quotes every 15 minutes from American stock markets. Search for multiple quotes - seven at a time - on your own holdings.

Web Traveler

Your guide to the hottest new and wacky Web sites, online resources and the latest high-tech news.

Crossword cornucopia

Interactive puzzles for Windows 3.1, Windows 95 and Macintosh. You can even cheat with these!

Weather answers

Ask USA TODAY weather expert Jack Williams about everything from hurricanes to occluded fronts.