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Payment (PMT) Calculator

Payment Calculator


What is a Payment?

Payment (PMT) is a financial calculation used when determining the time value of money to determine the amount paid into (or out of) a financial stream.
Each payment represents an inflow or outflow that occurs at each compounding period.
As this calculator is structured to parallel the results of a financial calculator, inputs and outputs will be similar – for example, a negative present value (or payment) means an outflow as opposed to a directly negative number.

How is the Payment amount calculated?

Payments are calculated through a financial formula used to determine the time value of money.

What is Present Value?

Future Value (FV) is the total value at the end of the time period.

What is Future Value?

Future Value (FV) is the total value at the end of the time period.

What is the rate?

The rate is the amount of interest earned per compounding period.

What are periods?

Periods are the number of times that compounding (and payments) take place.

What is Payments at start or end of period?

A payment at the beginning of a period would mean that the payment (or deposit) occurs at the beginning of each period. A payment at the end of a period would mean that the payment (or deposit) occurs at the end of each period.

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