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Introduction to Simple and Compound Interest

Learn more about simple and compound interest and how they are calculated.

Publisher: Khan Academy
Learn more about simple and compound interest and how they are calculated.
Introduction to Simple and Compound Interest
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Students

    4,578
  • Accreditation

    CPD

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Outcome

Certification

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Description

Any person with a bank account, credit card or bank loan will come across aspects of simple interest and compound interest. However, many people have difficulty in distinguishing between the two types of interest and how they should be calculated. In this free online course you will learn why simple interest is called simple interest, how simple interest is used in daily life and how it is calculated.

Compound interest, as the name implies, is a little more complicated but this course explains the concept clearly and covers the methods used for calculating compound interest.

This course will be of great interest to all learners who are intimidated by financial concepts such as simple interest and compound interest, and would like to study a course that explains these concepts in a step-by-step and easy to follow manner.

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