How to Calculate Better Personal Finance Decisions


Managing your personal finances can seem like a juggling act, as you're trying to keep all the balls in the air — debts, expenses, and figuring out how to save for the future. If you're ready to go house hunting, find your perfect car, or pay off a debt, figuring out what you can afford beforehand can keep you from dropping the balls.

These 11 personal financing calculators can help you understand your financial situation and do the math for you so you can make good financial decisions.

Answer your financial questions with these 11 calculators


with a personal financial counselor for free to discuss the calculators’ results.

These calculators can be helpful for evaluating your financial situation, but remember that the results are only estimates. Talk with a personal financial counselor before making any big financial decisions.


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