Investment Calculator

Wondering how much money you’ll have saved for retirement? Our investing calculator will help you estimate the future value of your retirement accounts based on your annual contributions.

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Investment Calculator FAQs

1. Does this calculator tell me how much I’ll my investments will earn?

No. This calculator simply estimates your retirement fund growth and balance based on the inputs you provide. By default, our calculator uses an annual rate of return of 6% as this is a commonly-used estimate for retirement planning.

2. Does this calculator factor in any capital gains or other taxes?

No. This calculator is only able to estimate your balance in your retirement fund before any capital gains or other taxes are paid.

3. Where should I invest my money for retirement?

Check our our Investment Marketplace to see and compare options for where to invest your money.

4. Where can I learn more about investing and saving for retirement?

See our most popular investing posts here:

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