of Federal Domestic Assistance Is Online
for federal grants or loans for flood control, food and nutrition
programs, education and training, or small business development?
How about help for community development programs, childcare,
or mental health research? Go to the Catalog of Federal Domestic
Assistance. You'll find information on more than 1400 federal
programs, including grants, loans, scholarships, and other forms
of assistance, both financial and non-financial.
Patent Applications Using the Internet
this year, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a new performance-based
organization in the Department of Commerce, unveiled a pilot
program that will allow a small group of participants to apply
online for patents for inventions that aren't too complex. All
patent applicants can track the status of their patent applications
Online Retirement Planner
of the most important things you'll do in your lifetime is
plan your retirement. And it's never too early to begin. The
Social Security Retirement Planner will let you compute estimates
of your future Social Security benefits online.
Electronic Billing and Payment
Generations of Americans have paid their bills
by putting the statement along with a check, money order, or
credit card number into a stamped envelope and dropping it in
the nearest mailbox. Now, the Internet generation - companies
and customers -- can rely on USPS eBillPay.
of Reinventing Government
e-zine by and about federal employees and what they do to protect
and improve Americans' lives.
In This Issue
2, No. 28, April 10, 2000
2, No. 27, April 3, 2000
2, No. 26, March 27, 2000
2, No. 25, March 20, 2000
2, No. 24, March 13, 2000