Compound Interest Calculator
CD Account from Popular Direct with 4.50% APY

Small differences in savings or CD rates may seem trivial. But, earning more in your savings and CD accounts can lead to much larger account balances balances over time when you examine the difference in compound interest over time. Use our calculator on the right below to see how much larger your accounts can be by moving to higher earning savings and CD rates.

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The Results for Popular Direct

Savings Boost of
$6,955 over 10 years
Cash Savings $20,000
Average Interest Earned $786

 
Popular Direct Interest Earned $7,742

 

 

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This analysis is for demonstrative purposes only and may change should certain assumptions prove incorrect. Savings rates may change and CD rates may not be renewable for the length of the term of the analysis. The difference between the bank rate entered and the average rate may not remain constant throughout the term.

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Average Rate Scenario

Rate:
0.55%
Annual
Interest
Annual Interest
(After Tax)
1 20,000 110 77
2 20,110 110 77
3 20,220 111 78
4 20,331 111 78
5 20,442 112 78
6 20,554 113 79
7 20,667 113 79
8 20,780 114 80
9 20,894 114 80
10 21,008 115 81
TOTAL: $1,123 $786

Popular Direct Scenario

Rate:
4.50%
Annual
Interest
Annual Interest
(After Tax)
1 20,000 900 630
2 20,900 941 658
3 21,841 983 688
4 22,823 1,027 719
5 23,850 1,073 751
6 24,924 1,122 785
7 26,045 1,172 820
8 27,217 1,225 857
9 28,442 1,280 896
10 29,722 1,337 936
TOTAL: $11,059 $7,742

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The accounts below offer some of the best rates in the country can be opened online, and are available nationally. As the calculator shows, changing accounts to earn a higher interest rate can really add up over time.