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May 17, 2010

Media Monday: The Power of Compound Interest

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For this Media Monday I would like to focus on the Power of Compound Interest.  The first video is a short narrative on how compound interest works while the second is a real life example with no sound.

Every time I see the example in the second video it still astonishes me.  By starting just 10 years earlier and investing for that 10 years only, you would have more money then if you had waited 10 years and invested for the next 30!  Amazing!  So if you have not started to save for future, what are you waiting for again?


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