Future Value of a Single Amount (Outline)

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Our Explanation of Future Value of a Single Amount will show you the power of compounded interest on a single deposit. You will see how the future value tables can be useful as well as the rule of 72.

Part 1Introduction to the Future Value of a Single Amount (FV), What's Involved in Future Value (FV) Calculations, Visualizing Compound Interest
Part 2Mathematics of Future Value
Part 3Future Value Factors
Part 4Calculating the Future Value of a Single Amount (FV)
Part 5Calculating the Number of Time Periods (n)
Part 6Calculating the Interest Rate (i)
Part 7Calculating the Single Amount (PV)
Part 8Double Your Money: The Rule of 72
Part 9Future Value of Varying Amounts and/or Time Intervals
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Our Future Value of a Single Amount Cheat Sheet illustrates how a single deposit will grow when interest is compounded. The future amount is also calculated by using the rule of 72.

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