How much money will your investment be worth if you let the interest grow?

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After investing for 20 years at 12% interest, your initial investment of $5 will have grown to $48.23.

You will have earned $43.23 in interest.

How much will savings of $5 be worth in 20 years if invested at a 12.00% interest rate?

This calculator determines the future value of $5 invested for 20 years at a constant yield of 12.00% compounded annually.

Did Albert Einstein really say "Compound interest is the most powerful force in the universe?"

According to Snopes, the answer is probably not.

Nevertheless, investing money consistently over a long period of time has made many people very rich.

Growth of $5 at 12% Interest

Year | Amount |
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0 | $5.00 |

1 | $5.60 |

2 | $6.27 |

3 | $7.02 |

4 | $7.87 |

5 | $8.81 |

6 | $9.87 |

7 | $11.05 |

8 | $12.38 |

9 | $13.87 |

10 | $15.53 |

11 | $17.39 |

12 | $19.48 |

13 | $21.82 |

14 | $24.44 |

15 | $27.37 |

16 | $30.65 |

17 | $34.33 |

18 | $38.45 |

19 | $43.06 |

20 | $48.23 |

$5 for 20 Years by Interest Rate

Rate | Amount |
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1% | $6.10 |

2% | $7.43 |

3% | $9.03 |

4% | $10.96 |

5% | $13.27 |

6% | $16.04 |

8% | $23.30 |

10% | $33.64 |

12% | $48.23 |

15% | $81.83 |

20% | $191.69 |