Savings / Investment Calculator

Enter all but one field below,
then press the button under the field to calculate.
# of

to Invest
Interest Rate

Contributions made
At the beginning of the period.
At the end of the period.
$ % $ $
You will contribute a total of $ The rest is earnings!
Be sure to select the appropriate compounding method.
(For further info, see notes on compounding)

Note: To view the schedule, all input fields must contain a value.

To plan for the Effects of Inflation on the calculation above -
If inflation averages % per year -

You'll need $ in year(s) to buy what $ buys today!

You will need to do ONLY ONE of the following to make that goal:
Invest More


Earn More
(compounded as above)

Contribute More

Settle for Less
(in today's $)

For further explanation,
please see notes on inflation adjusted values.


  1. How much money will I have in the future?
  2. When will I be a millionaire?
  3. How much do I need to save for my child's education?
  1. What rate have I earned on my money to this point?
  2. What rate do I need to earn to make a goal?
  3. How much do I need to save each month for retirement?
This calculator will do a lot more than what's reflected in these examples, so be sure to experiment with it!


College Savings/Withdrawal Calculator
I created this calculator because I've had so many people ask for it. I really feel that my Savings/Investment calculator (above) will allow you to do this calculation and can give greater flexiblity and options. However, if you want a simple calculator with a printable schedule, here it is...

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