Compound interest

BlockFi is a $ 3 billion startup that lets you earn compound interest on crypto

It is now evident that cryptocurrencies are not a fad. In fact, with the global crypto market now worth over $ 2 trillion, many financial advisers are telling young clients to allocate 1-5% of their portfolios to crypto. And the good news is that there is now a smart way to do it thanks to […]

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Why it’s the eighth wonder of the world

So you want Financial independence? Want your money to work for you? But how? Well, investing is definitely a great place to start. More specifically, investing in value. But how can we really grow wealth into a sum substantial enough to claim financial independence? The answer… using compound interest. The basic and boring definition of […]

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The power of compound interest in financial markets

What is to invest? It is a common belief or story that saving is a way to invest for the future, which is not entirely true. While saving is the starting point for building up disposable income to explore various investment options, it is not in itself an investment. When you consider the time value […]

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How Compound Interest Can Work For You

Albert Einstein is said to have said: “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. Whoever understands it wins it; whoever doesn’t, pays for it. (although we’re not sure he was the one who really said that.) As an investor, making your money work for you is the best way to increase your wealth. […]

Compound interest

Compound interest vs accrued interest

Accrued interest is used when an investment pays a constant amount of interest, which can easily be prorated over short periods of time. Bonds are good examples of investments where accrued interest calculations are useful. Compound interest refers to an investment that earns interest which is then added to the principal balance, and the interest […]