Discounting Future Value

Discounting the future value is the process of figuring out what that future value is in present-day money. Use this tutorial to learn how to calculate the discounted future value given the future value, periodic interest rate, and number of periods. Continue reading

Simple Interest

Calculating simple interest is a snap with this Formula Solver. Learn how to find the interest using the principal, number of interest periods, and interest rate. Use your own values to check your homework! Continue reading

Simple Interest: Bottomless Worksheet

With this Bottomless Worksheet you can get endless practice on calculating simple interest from the principal amount, number of periods, and interest rate. A printed copy, answer sheet, and another ten problems are all just a button-click away. Continue reading

Present Value

This Flash tutorial walks you through the steps to calculate present value from the future value, interest rate, and number of maturity periods. You can enter your own values, too. Continue reading

Present Value: Bottomless Worksheet

Get endless practice with this Bottomless Worksheet in calculating present value from future value, number of periods, and interest rate. At a button-click it creates ten more problems for you to solve, complete with printed copy and answer sheet. Continue reading

Compound Interest Made Simple

Compound interest is the method of finding interest where interest is charged on the principal as well as the interest already accumulated. Review a simpler method for finding compound interest with this tutorial. Continue reading

Compound Interest: Bottomless Worksheet

Use this Bottomless Worksheet to get endless practice on calculating compound interest from the principal, number of periods, and interest rate. Ten new problems to solve, a printed copy, and an answer sheet are all only a click away. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Debt Management Ratios

Learn about Debt Ratio, Debt to Equity Ratio, EBITDA Coverage Ratio, Equity Multiplier, and TIE Ratio with this printable Smartacus Study Sheet. Continue reading

TIE Ratio

The TIE Ratio (or times interest earned ratio) is a part of your financial toolbox. This interactive tutorial explains the concept by walking you through the calculations. It’s great for checking your homework answers, too! Continue reading

EBITDA Coverage

The EBITDA coverage ratio is a part of your financial toolbox. This interactive tutorial explains the concept by walking you through the calculations. It’s great for checking your homework answers, too! Continue reading